1 entry
  • "May the love of friends and family carry you through your..."
    - The Stoneys N. W 6th Ave
The Guest Book is expired.


Gainesville - Mr. Henry "Jit" Williams, Sr., age 74, passed away June 19, 2014 at the E.T. York Hospice Care Center.

Mr. Williams was a member of Greater Bethel A.M.E. Church. He is survived by his wife Joyce Williams, Gainesville, FL; children, Henry Williams, Debbie Thomas, both of Gainesville, FL, Marvin Thomas, Royal, FL, Steve Thomas, Lake City, FL, Bruce Thomas (Karen), Fayetteville, NC, Patricia Thomas, Wildwood, FL; sisters, Thelma Brown, Deloris Gaskin (Eddie), Johnnie Mae Hart (Derrick), all of Gainesville, FL, one grandchild, and one god-brother; Sherman Cooper, Gainesville, FL.

Funeral Services for Mr. Williams will be held, 11:00am, Saturday, June 28, 2014 at Greater Bethel A.M.E. Church, Rev. Karl V. Smith, officiating; burial will follow in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Chestnut Funeral Home, Inc., 18 N.W. 8th Avenue, Gainesville, FL.

Mr. Williams will repose in the Chestnut Memorial Chapel on Friday, June 27, 2014 from 2:00 until 7:00pm, and on Saturday at the Church from 10:00am until the hour of service. Family and friends are asked to meet on Saturday at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Williams, 816 N.W. 6th Ave., Gainesville, at 10:15am to form the cortege.


Funeral Home
Chestnut Funeral Home - Gainesville
18 NW 8th Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 372-2537
Funeral Home Details
Send Flowers
Published in Gainesville Sun from June 26 to June 27, 2014
Funeral Home Details