Jimmy L. Williams, 78, of St. Simons Island, departed this life Sunday, January 5, 2020 at his residence. Graveside services will be conducted at 11AM Wednesday, January 8, 2020 in Oglethorpe Memorial Gardens on St. Simons Island. Brandon Hill, Connor Hill, Jeffery Hill, Zachary Stanton, Seth Gorsuch, Hayden Gorsuch, and Griffen Ballesteros serving as pallbearers.
Born September 7, 1941 in Whigham to the late Walter L. and Inez B. Williams, he was a graduate of Pelham High School and he also attended Georgia State University. Mr. Williams was a banker and entrepreneur. Mr. Williams also owned Coffee Chrysler in Douglas for 20 years. He was a member of St. Simons Presbyterian Church and a member of Rotary.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Will Williams. Survivors include his wife Joyce R. Williams of St. Simons Island; his children Dena Hill and husband Bobby of Lexington, SC, Paige Stanton and husband Jay of Raleigh, NC, Chance Reeves, Renee Green and husband Paul, and Jacqueline Sipe, all of St. Simons Island; twelve grandchildren and two great grandchildren; and five brothers.
Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home is entrusted with arrangements.