Welcome to Williams Funeral Home
We want you to feel comfortable and at home. Our goal is to make our guests, and your guests, feel at home, or at ease. We understand the importance of our role in the celebration of the life of your beloved family member. We continue to pledge our service and support to the community of Sumter and the surrounding areas. We owe these communities a debt of gratitude for their years of trust and support.
We provide this website to you as a way to answer some of your questions about Williams Funeral Home, Inc. and its services. While we view our website as a service to you, we do not consider it a substitute for personal contact and service. So if you have questions you would like to discuss, or there is a way we may assist you, please do not hesitate to contact us.
David Osborne, 64, entered eternal rest on Sunday, March 29, 2020 at Doctor’s Hospital, Augusta, GA. Born in Sumter County, January 27, 1956, he was the son of the late Marion and Lottie Mae Thomas Osborne. He received his education through the public schools of Sumter County. He later moved to Tabor City, North Carolina. David was united in marriage to Christina McLure and they were blessed to have three daughters, Mary McLure Osborne, Erica Osborne and Shawn Osborne. Upon... Read More
Edith Mae “Monkey” Toney McGee, 80, life journey began on July 18, 1939 being born to the late Daisy Toney of Mayesville and Manny Carter of Bishopville. She left us on October 28, 2019 to go home to our Lord Savior Jesus Christ. She was raised with the affection of her mother and uncle Fess. She attended the public schools of Lee County. With her unique wisdom and ability to handle her sisters and cousins, she quickly became the family favorite for all the cousins to be around. As... Read More
Francena Cowell, 60, was born on January 18, 1960 in Sumter to her parents, Saul Benjamin and Jessie Mae McLeod. She departed this life on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at Agape Hospice Facility, Lexington. Francena attended the public schools of Sumter County. After receiving her High School Diploma from Sumter High School, Class of 1977, she continued her studies at Central Carolina Technical College where she received her associates in medical secretarial. Before her health began to fail,... Read More
Willie Lee Shannon was born May 8, 1959 in Sumter to Charlie and Earline Shannon. At the age of 60, he departed this life on Saturday, March 21, 2020 at Prisma Health Richland Hospital, Columbia. Willie, as he was affectionately known, received his formal education in the public schools of Sumter County. Following high school, he proudly enrolled in the United States Army. After ending his military career, he joined Ramsey’s Septic Service for many years. Later, he worked a long side his... Read More