Dr. Jack G. Williams, age 83 of Axson, GA passed away late Friday evening, July 1, 2022 at Coffee Regional Medical Center following an extended illness.
Dr. Williams was born May 10, 1939 to the late Berrian Hiram Williams and the late Lucy Fussell Williams. Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Elizabeth Joan Sweat Williams and 1 Sister: Joann Williams Griner.
Dr. Williams, a native of Douglas, GA, was a retired pediatrician. He served Coffee Regional Medical Center as a beloved pediatrician for many years. His love and dedication to the children made his practice so successful. He was also an United States Army veteran having achieved the rank of Major while serving in the military.
Survivors include:Nephew: Kip Griner and wife, Michelle, and children Kaly and Mia Griner of Castle Rock, CO
Niece: Ann Bonds and children, A.J. and Andrew Bonds of Marietta, GA
Brother-in-Law: Cedric Sweat and wife Irene of Axson, GASister-in-Law: Barbara Batson and husband Dr. James Batson of Huntsville, AL
Close Friend: Dianne Moore of Augusta, GA
A number of cousins and many friends
The funeral service will be held Tuesday afternoon, July 5, 2022 at 4:00 PM at Carver Baptist Church Sanctuary with Rev. Walter James officiating and Mr. Cedric Sweat presenting an eulogy. The interment will be in the Carver Church Cemetery.
Dr. Williams, will be placed in the church at 3:30 PM to lie-in-state until the funeral hour at 4:00 PMIn lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Coffee Regional Medical Center/ Pediatric Department i 1101 Ocilla Road Douglas, GA 31533 in Dr. Williams’ memory.
Ricketson Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.