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.
Charlton Ezekiel Smith III, 25, affectionately known as “CJ”, was born February 8, 1995 to Johnny Mae Holmes-Lesesne and the late Charlton Ezekiel Smith, Jr. in Hartsville. He departed his earthly life on Monday, February 10, 2020 in Lynchburg. He was well known for wittiness, his smile, his friendliness and most definitely his drumming and singing for which he had a passion for. He was like a son to several mothers, and a brother, to many friends. Those left to cherish his memories... Read More
Malvenia James, 71, departed this life on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at Prisma Health Richland Hospital, Columbia. Born in Clarendon County on February 9, 1949, she was the daughter of the late Joseph James, Sr. and Annie Blakely James. She is survived by: six sisters of South Carolina and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. A Celebration of Life Service will be held 12 noon, Tuesday, February 25, 2020 in the John Wesley Williams, Sr. Memorial Chapel,... Read More
George Thomas, 84, was born February 4, 1936 in Lexington, NC to the late Coleman Thomas and Mary Baralson. On February 16, 2020 he entered into God’s heavenly gates at Sumter Health and Rehab Center. He attended the public schools of Sumter County. George served in the United States Army from July 25, 1955 until November 22, 1957 when he was honorably discharge. He was a floor tile mason by trade. He accepted Jesus Christ as his Savior and was baptized at Trinity Missionary Baptist... Read More
Harry Lee Smoot, Sr., 82, was born on February 24, 1937 to the late Alexander and Leila McBryde Smoot. He departed his earthly life on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at his home in Sumter. He was educated in the public schools of Clarendon County and attended the University of South Carolina. In his earlier years he attended Enon Missionary Baptist Church. He was employed by Campbell’s Soup and later retired from Prescott Metals after more than 30 years of truck driving. He leaves in his... Read More