John Williams Jr.
John Emory Williams Jr., 82, of Pensacola, FL passed away on July 9, 2018 at 5:20 p.m. He was born in Panama City, FL on April 5, 1936 to his parents John and Marie Williams.
Although John was born in Panama City he was raised in Cantonment, FL. As a child John was an adventures and charming young man, he enjoyed pulling his neighbor’s hair through the fence and later his neighbor became his wife and walking to school 3 miles, up hill in the snow barefooted.
John Williams was a jack of all trades especially when it came to painting and served his country proudly. He enjoyed many hobbies such as fishing, spending time with his friends and family, and overall living life to the fullest.
He is preceded in death by his dad, John Williams; stepmother, Geencie Williams; and sisters, Evelyn Myrna, and Doris; and mother, Marie Dreadin
He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years Doris Williams, and children; Cindy Burkette (Mike Burkette), Kenneth Williams Sr., (Tara) Millard Malcom Williams, Stacey Williams, Cathy Williams; Brother, Celton Will; sister, Nancy Williams; sister-in-law, Mary Williams; 17 grandchildren, and 26 great grandchildren. And 1 ½ great-grandchildren.