Gene O. Williams, 79, of Hindsville, passed away Wednesday, June 26, 2019, at his home.
He was born Thursday, June 29, 1939, at Shiloh in Newton County, Ark., to James and Dorothy Reynolds Williams.
Gene was preceded in death by his parents; one son-in-law, Shane Fullmer; two brothers; one sister; two nephews; and one niece.
Gene is survived by daughter Sharon Sizemore and husband Johnnie of Springdale, and Brenda Fullmer of Fayetteville; son Gary Williams and wife Michelle of Fayetteville; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Bill Williams of Hindsville and Larry Williams of Springdale; two Sisters, Reba Self of Shiloh and Freda McLeroy of Springdale; and 13 nieces and nephews.
He was a member of the Gospel Lighthouse Church in Hindsville and a lifelong truck driver, farmer and worked with Larry Williams Auctions. He was also a very loving and compassionate person and spent lots of time visiting family and friends during their hospital stays.
He was a faithful servant of the Lord.
The family would like to thank everyone for all the prayers, the visits with Dad and the continued support for the family.
The family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, June 30, at Brashears Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, July 1, at Brashears Funeral Home with Bill Williams and James Howell officiating.
Pallbearers will be Scott Sizemore, Jacob Williams, Jerrod Williams, Jerry Tharpe, Ronnie Skirvin, Michael Caudle, Justin Wood and Jerry Perkins. Honorary Pallbearers will be Danny Shock, Danny Marsh, Jerry Bennett, Bobby Johnson, Roy Self, Partrick Robbins and Dewayne Evans.
Interment will immediately follow services at Shiloh Cemetery in Newton County.
Services are entrusted to Brashears Funeral Home and Crematory of Huntsville.