A celebration of Sgt. Donald R. Williams’ life, age 71, will be held Monday, August 5, 2019. at 10:00 a.m. at the Evergreen Cemetery in Jasper, Texas with Military Honors.
Donnie was a native of Monroe, LA and a former resident of Jasper, TX. Shreveport, and Sarepta, LA. He passed away at his home in Vidor, TX. He was a 1966 graduate of Jasper High School and volunteered for ARMY service in July of that year. Donnie in three campaigns during the Vietnam War and served as Assistant Tank Commander. He was Honorably Discharged from duty in 1969.
Donnie is survived by daughters, Kimberly Dianne Smith and husband, Josh of Bradley, Arkansas and Ashleigh Nicole Jackson of Springhill, Louisiana; two brothers, Richard Williams of Jasper, Texas, Pete Williams of Silsbee, Texas
and a half-brother James Scoggan of Houston, Texas; four grandchildren Aubri Dayle Smith, Lucas Smith, Berlin Jackson, & Landry Jackson.
Services are under the direction of Stringer & Griffin Funeral Home of Jasper.