Jerry "Shortie" Williams, 54, died March 14, 2013, at Treasure Coast Hospice House. He was born in Fort Pierce and was a lifetime resident. He was employed in the agriculture industry. He attended the local schools of St. Lucie County. Survivors include his brothers, Edward Williams, Arthur Williams Jr., Bernard Williams, Richard Williams and Curtis Williams, all of Fort Pierce; and sisters, Jearlene Smith and Joan Williams, both of Fort Pierce. He was preceded in death by his parents, Arthur and Pearl Williams, Sr.; and brother, Sim Williams. Services: Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. March 18 and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 19 at Stone Brothers Funeral Home, Fort Pierce. A funeral service will be at 2 p.m. March 19 at the funeral chapel. Burial will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery, Fort Pierce. A guest book is available at www.stonebrothersfuneralhome.com.
Published in the TC Palm on Mar. 17, 2013