The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas


December 13, 2013

Jon Williams

Services for Jon Williams, 63, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Bailey & Foster Chapel, Palestine. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey & Foster.

The cowboy rode away Monday, Dec. 9, 2013 after suffering a fatal heart attack at his home in Riverside, Texas outside of Huntsville.

Mr. Williams was preceded in death by his parents, Jackye and “Big John” Wright; and by his daughter, Sandy Williams Hargrave.

He is survived by his three daughters, Leigh Anne Williams Hale, Teresa Akiyama and Jenny Williams Warren; his twin brother, Joe Williams of Palestine; and his sister, Glenda Williams Carr of Jacksonville; as well as 11 grandchildren, and a beloved Jack Russell named G-dog.

Condolence calls will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Bailey & Foster Funeral Home.

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