Mr. Williams was a member of Highway 45 Church of Christ of Metropolis and worked at Williams Lawn and Garden from 1981 until his death.
Survivors include his parents, Eddie and Virginia Duckworth Williams of Metropolis; one sister, Karen Eleam of Metropolis; one nephew, William Robert Eleam of Metropolis; and several aunts and uncles.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Keith Williams.
Funeral service was held Thursday at Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home in Metropolis. Burial followed at Metropolis Memorial Gardens.