James Monroe Williams, 90, of Fries, died Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, in the Roanoke Memorial Hospital.
He was born on Dec. 27, 1923, in Grayson County to Vance and Maggie Caudell Williams.
Survivors include his daughter and son-in-law, Brenda Williams Rose and Arlin of Chesterfield; son, Dennis Roberts of Galax; five grandchildren and spouses; and eight great-grandchildren.
A graveside service was held Jan. 23, 2014, at 2 p.m. in the Mount Olivet Cemetery at Fries with the Rev. John Williams officiating.
At the request of Williams the service was private.
A guestbook is available online at www.vaughanguynn.com.
Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.