Robert Williams



Robert “Bobby Joe” Williams 42 passed away Monday, April 24, 2017. He was born January 01, 1975 to Leon Williams and Barbara Ann Green Edington. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, nascar, was an avid LSU fan, and enjoyed spending time with his family, and living life to the fullest.

Services will be held 11:00 A.M. today (Friday, 28 April 2017) at Holland Funeral Directors Okolona Chapel with Bro. Truman Carter officiating. Burial will follow at Edington Cemetery Troy, MS. Visitation will be from 10:00 A.M. till service time Friday.

Survivors include his parents Barbara Edington (Gary Sr.) of Okolona, one daughter; Kayla Collins of Nettleton, three brothers; Markus Edington of Okolona, Earnest (Red) Guthrie (Kim) of New Albany, and Gary Edington, Jr of Okolona, five sisters; Betty Kropog (Marc) of Tupelo, Donna Soderstrom (Ken) of Sherman, Abigail Edington, Alyssa Edington both of Okolona, and Dee Dee Irvin (Dewayne) of Greenwood Springs, MS., his grandmother Maxine Perry of Dorsey, MS , his granddad Max Edington of Star City, AR, numerous nieces, a nephew and a host of friends whom he loved dearly. He was preceded in death by his biological father Leon Williams, and a brother John Guthrie.

Pallbearers will be Dewayne Irvin, Ken Soderstrom, Micah Dodds, Larry Joe Edington, Mark Kropog, and Bradley Scott. Honorary Pallbearers will be his brothers, Red Guthrie, Marcus Edington, and Gary Edington, Jr.

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