John Calvin Williams

Mr. John Calvin Williams, age 78, of Lake City, Fla. died Sunday, Feb. 2, in the Suwanne Valley Care Center, Lake City, Fla. following a long illness. He was born in Luraville, Fla. and had resided in Jacksonville, Fla. before moving to Lake City, Fla. in 1988. He worked as a truck driver for many years with Alderman Truck Line and Pilot Truck Lines of Jacksonville, Fla.. He was an adopted member of the First Baptist Church of Olustee, Fla. and a Navy veteran. He enjoyed farming and listening to southern gospel music and watching old western movies. He was preceded in death by his parents, William Franklin and Jessie Music Williams. He is survived by two daughters, Molly H. (Troy Jones) Wallace of High Springs, Fla. and Lisa Wootters of Bell, Fla.: One son Rev. Michael C. (Rene') Williams of Lake City, Fla.: One brother, Freddy (Sylvia) Williams of Hawthorne, Fla.: Grandchildren, Kristin Waldron, Shad Griffis, Brandon Griffis, Heather Griffis , Amanda Wootters and Thomas Jones. : 6 great-grandchildren and numerous children who called him Papa John also survive. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 A.M. Wednesday, Feb. 5, in the Chapel of Guerry Funeral Home with Rev. Michael C. Williams officiating and assisted by Rev. James Croft and Rev. Ray Boone. Graveside services will be held at 3 P.M. in Evergreen Cemetery, Jacksonville, Fla. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 P.M. Tuesday, Feb. 4, at GUERRY FUNERAL HOME, 2659 S. W. Main Blvd., Lake City, Fla. Please make memorials to Haven Hospice, 6037 U.S. Highway 90 West, Lake City, Fla. 32055 www.guerryfuneralhome.net

Funeral Home

Guerry Funeral Home In Lake City - Lake City
2659 SW Main Blvd  Lake City, FL 32025
386-752-2414

Published in Lake City Reporter on Feb. 4, 2014