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“Thomas was a wonderful man. In the short time I knew him he shared so much with me about his love for his family. He was proud of his children and...Read More »
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“I love you UNC it deff wasn't your time but IMA do right by you and be successful because I know you always wanted that from me ”
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Thomas D. Williams, Jr., 47, of Clinton, Iowa passed away on January, 15th, 2013. Funeral service will take place at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, January 25th, at Lemke Funeral Homes - South Chapel (west side of Clinton Lawn cemetery). A visitation will occur two hours prior to the funeral service from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will take place at the Clinton Lawn cemetery. Lemke Funeral Homes is assisting the family with arrangements.

Thomas was born November 21st, 1965 in Chicago, Illinois the son of Thomas Sr. and Azelene (Bell) Williams. He was a 1983 graduate of Rosa Fort H.S. in Tunica, Mississippi. He served his Country enlisting in the U.S. Navy.

Thomas worked for many years as an over the road truck driver. He enjoyed reading and walking and loved being social especially at family gatherings and cookouts.

Thomas is survived by his Mother - Azelene Bell of Clinton, one daughter - Jaielynn Williams of Davenport; IA; one son - Thomas Williams III of Davenport, IA.; five sisters - Olga (Harvey) Williams of Clinton, IA., Annette (Christopher) Garrett of Clinton, IA., Donna (Earl) Smith of Clinton, IA., Beverly Williams of Clinton, IA., Caletria Williams of Clinton, IA.; one brother - Duane Bell of Huntsville, AL and many Aunts, Uncles, Nieces, Nephews and Cousins.

Thomas was preceded in death by his Father; one sister - Dorothy Smith, his Grandparents, two Nephews and one niece.

Memorials may be directed to the family.

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