We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Rawls Mortuary
Mr. James D. Williams, Jr., was born on January 24, 1988, in
Centreville, Illinois, to Mrs. Jannie Penden and Mr. James
Williams, Sr. Both parents preceded him in death. His
stepfather, Michael Hughes, who raised him and accepted
him as his own, also preceded him in death.
Mr. James Williams, Jr., attended the Indianapolis, Indiana,
Public School System. James worked with his brother at
Family First Mobile. James was the family protector with his
favorite girls by his side: his auntie, Demika, and his niece,
Taty. Lil’ James was loved by all of us. He enjoyed all of his
nieces and nephews, his cousins, and his friends. His smile
will forever be missed by us all.
Mr. James Williams, Jr., is preceded in death by: his parents,
Jannie (Michael) Hughes; grandmothers, Catherine Peden,
Vera Williams, and Virginia Hughes; three uncles, Vernell
Hunt, Marlowe Williams, and Alonzo Williams; two cousins,
Darnell Turner, Sr., and Uriah Hunt; grandfathers, Robert
Turnerm, Sr., and Issac Mathis; one nephew, Michael III; and
two aunties, Darlene and Bonita Hughes.
Mr. James D. Williams, Jr., leaves to cherish his memory:
three sisters, Tanisha (Allen) Williams, Denerka Williams,
and Linda Hughes; three brothers, Kevin (Shanisha) Hughes,
Christopher Hughes, and Michael Hughes; four aunts,
Georgette Turner, Erica, Demika Hunt, and Cynthia Hughes;
three uncles, Robert Turner, Jr., James Moore, and McHughes
Jr.; grandfathers, Mc and Tommie (Elizabeth) Phillips; his
girlfriend, Daria Thomas; and a host of nieces, nephews,
cousins, and other family members.