Mr. Jerry Eugene Williams, 63, resident of Melfa, VA, walked graciously into the arms of his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, October 9, 2018.

​Born February 20, 1955 in Nassawadox, VA, and reared in Southside Chesconnessex, VA, he was a son of the late Burley “Bill” Williams and Mildred Virginia Williams.  For decades, Jerry owned and operated Southside Auto Sales, in Melfa.  Throughout his life, he never met a stranger, and the only thing Jerry loved more than helping and talking to others, was the Lord. Jerry was a devoted member of Faith Baptist Church and proudly lived his life in service to his faith and his beloved family.

​Jerry is survived by his four loving siblings, Judy Wilson and husband Pastor Richard Wilson of Canon Springs, CO, Phyllis Taylor and husband J.C. of Seaford, DE, Dennis Kent “Denny” Williams and wife Carrie of Modest Town, VA, and Charlotte Meek and husband Rob of Oak Hall, VA; sister-in-law, Debbie Williams of Melfa; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.  In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his sister, Donna Jane Williams; and brothers, Jimmy Lynn Williams and Burley AdrionWilliams.

​A memorial service will be held at the Faith Baptist Church on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 11:00 a.m., with The Reverend Robert Madron officiating.  Private interment held in the Mount Holly Cemetery.

​The family would like to extend their gratitude to Ricky Blankenship, and family, for their unwavering support to Jerry over the years.

​In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Faith Baptist Church, P.O. Box 473, Melfa, VA 23410 or to The ALS Association, P.O. Box 37022 Boone, IA 50037.

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​Arrangements by the Williams-Onancock Funeral Home.

Alexa WESR