James Lewis "Jim" Williams
February 20, 1947 - July 24, 2017
Born in Murray, KY, his home since childhood was Nashville, TN
Parents - Tom and Dorothy Williams
Sister - Diane Bonniza
Brother- Tommy Williams
Wife - Brenda Ann (Bethel)
Sons - Matt Williams (Jean); Sean French (Emily)
Grandchildren - William, Nate, Charlie, and Lucy French
Loving in laws, cousins, friends, and co-workers
Graduated Hillwood High School, Class of 1965.
US Army enlisted May 1965, stationed in Fort Campbell, KY, Williams was a member of the Third US Army HQ & Company A - 706th Maintenance Batallion, honorably discharged May 1968, and awarded National Defense Service, Vietnam Service with Bronze Service Star, and Vietnamese Campaign Medals.
He came to know, serve, and befriend many Nashvillians during his time at Hart Hardware and Steinhouse Supply, and was a faithful member and Deacon at the Bellevue Christian Church.
He loved his family, friends, fishing, and all things Big Orange!
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Bellevue Christian Church and the Bellevue Food Bank.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, July 28, 2017, at 9:30am, at West Harpeth Funeral Home with Tara Williams officiating. The interment will be private at Middle TN Veterans Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be: Hugh Moffett, Tommy Bethel, Ley Brown, Duffy Schultz, Matthew Eley, and Scott Mrzena
Visitation with the family will be on Thursday, July 27, 2017, from 5:00pm until 7:00pm, and on Friday after 9:00am at West Harpeth Funeral Home.