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.
Adrianne Denise Dixon, 54, affectionately known as “Nisey” to her family and friends, was born in New York, New York on March 26, 1966 to Cynthia Dixon Phillips. She departed this life on Friday, October 23, 2020 at Springdale Healthcare Center, Camden. She was a beloved daughter, sister, niece, aunt, cousin and friend. Adrianne will truly be missed by: her mother, Cynthia Dixon Phillips; her sisters, Leathia Bonner, Sher’rise Dixon Hopson (Willie) and Keena Dixon; her brother,... Read More
Eugene Gallishaw, son of the late Edward Blanding, Sr. and Oleen McMillian Gallishaw, was born on June 12, 1951 in Sumter County. He departed this life on Monday, October 19, 2020 in the home in Charlotte, North Carolina. Eugene was educated in the Lee County Public Schools. He was a member of Mt. Olive A.M.E. Church in Woodrow. He worked many years at Blue Ridge Trucking Company and retired from Carolina Pride (formerly Goldkist) in 2006. Eugene spent his retirement days doing what he... Read More
Ayanna D. Alexander, 47, was born in San Francisco, California on January 4, 1973 to the late Annette Pitts Alexander and John Alexander. She departed her earthly life on October 10, 2020 in her son’s home of Sumter. She began her education at Golden Gate Elementary School in San Francisco, California until relocating to Sumter. Ayanna continued her education in Sumter School District 17. She studied Culinary Arts in Morganfield, KY while working in Job Corps. Memories of Ayanna will be... Read More
Junior Diggs was born on November 6, 1942 to the late June Hampton Diggs and Mary Ellen Miller-Diggs-Moody. At the time of his transition on October 7, 2020, he was 77 years old. Junior attended the Sumter County Public School System, worked Puck Wood, drove tractor trailer trucks and operated heavy equipment, which was is favorite. He was baptized at Rafting Creek Baptist Church. Throughout his years, Junior was a dedicated hard worker. He worked throughout Sumter and Kershaw Counties as a... Read More