Jesse B. Williams | Obituary
He was a loving husband, father and teacher. He was a member of the early Christian church in Benton. He played in the Benton Gold Cup for over 50 consecutive years and was a Class B winner and a Class D winner.
Jesse is survived by his son, Jeffrey Brad Williams and his wife, Kathy Jean of Charlotte, North Carolina, his grandson, Michael Christopher Williams and his wife, Kathy Venezia of Las Vegas, NV and their daughters, Jade Rose Williams , Maira Rose Williams and Emma Quinn Williams; grandson, Matthew Ryan Williams and his wife, Grace Jiseon of Greensboro, NC and their daughter, Harper Katherine Williams; grandson, Mark Brandon Williams of Chicago, IL and grandson, Timothy Kevin Williams of Charlotte, North Carolina; son, Timothy Blake Williams; grandson, Michael Timothy Williams; grandson, Tristin Blake Williams; grandson, Phillip Daniel Williams and granddaughter, Briana Taylor Williams; son, Kevin Wade Williams of O’Fallon, MO; grandson, Jesse Wade Williams of O’Fallon, MO and grandson, Devin Timothy Williams of O’Fallon, MO.
He was predeceased by his parents, Loren “Red” J. and Ruth M. Williams, and his wife, Rosalie Williams.
Services have been outsourced to Pate Funeral Home, 301 S. Main St., Benton, IL.
The visitation will take place on Wednesday, July 7, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Pate Funeral Home, Benton, IL.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, July 7, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at Pate Funeral Home with Reverend Kurt Sanders officiating. Interment will be held at the Masonic and Strange Cemetery with Military Rites by Benton American Legion Post 280, VFW Post 2671 and the Navy Honors Team.