Donnie Ray Williams (5/29/1954 - 2/10/2017)

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Funeral services for Mr. Donnie Ray Williams, (aka "Don Juan") 62 of Tyler will be held Saturday, February 18, 2017 11:00 AM at Emmanuel's Upper Room Church of God in Christ Reagor Springs,Texas . Interment will be in Evergreen Memorial Park Tyler, Texas under the direction of Brooks Sterling & Garrett Funeral Directors.

Mr. Williams was born May 29, 1954 to Robie Earl Williams and Hazel Henry Williams in Waxahachie, Texas. Donnie attended Oak Lawn Turner and Waxahachie High School. He has been a Tyler resident for over 25 years. He was a driver for Meals on Wheels and enjoyed fishing, gardening, family and friends.

Mr. Williams passed away, February 10, 2017. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robie and Hazel Williams.

He leaves as survivors, wife Linda Williams; sons Donnie Williams, Jr., Adrian Overton, Artavius Overton, Donte' Overton, Sammie Overton, DeWaylyn Williams and Jeremy Sparks. Daughters Sheilithia Williams Johnson, Chante' Williams Douglas, Diane Becks and Tasha Becks. Brother James E. Williams and sisters Shelia Williams, LaTosha Williams and La'Trecia Williams. 42 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren. A host of other relatives and lifelong friends.

Wake service Friday at the funeral home 6:00 to 8:00PM.
Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on Feb. 17, 2017