Joel W. Williams, 72, of Spring Hill, TN passed peacefully in his sleep at the home of his cousin Ellen Brechin in Columbiana, AL on Sunday November 29th 2020. Mr. Williams was in the Navy and Navy Reserves for 21 years, as a Chief Petty Officer in the Hospital Corps. He sang with the National Christian Choir for several years.
He is survived by his niece, Jerri Michelle McMurrey (Michael); three nephews, Scott Williams (Manuela), Bowdie Williams & Steven Williams (Kimber). Many great and great-great nieces and nephews. He is also survived by a host of loving cousins, their families, and many friends in Sylacauga, Al, Spring Hill, TN, and in the Virginia and Washington, D.C. areas.
He is preceded in death by his mother and father Lorene Jackson Williams and JB Williams of Sylacauga and his brother, Jerri O. Williams of Sylacauga.
Mr. Williams will be buried in the National Cemetery in Montevallo, AL on Monday, December 21, 2020 at 11:45. Due to National Cemetery and Covid restrictions attendance is limited to 25 people and flowers are not allowed, so attendance is limited to family. The family requests that you keep us in your prayers in the coming days.