Joseph Wayne Williams

Funeral services for Joseph Wayne Williams, 57, of Fairview Alpha, LA will be held at 11 A.M. Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at Davis Springs Southern Methodist Church with Bro. Olan McLaren officiating.  Interment will follow in Davis Springs Cemetery.  Visitation will be held from 6 P.M. until 8 P.M. Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at Davis Springs Southern Methodist Church.  Funeral services under the direction of Rockett-Nettles Funeral Home, Coushatta, LA.

Mr. Williams was born August 14, 1963 in Shreveport, LA and passed away November 29, 2020.  Wayne was a hard worker and was always helping others.  He loved to fish and camp at the lake with his grandkids and also loved to cook.  Wayne was a friend to all and will be dearly missed by all those who knew and loved him. 

He was preceded in death by his father, Amandred “Ponti” Williams; mother, Francis Hawkins; two brothers, Johnnie Williams and Robert Williams; three sisters, Kay Monroe, Gail Mann, and Dale Dillard; and father-in-law, Roy “Pistol” Carney.

Mr. Williams is survived by his wife, Vickie Williams of Fairview Alpha, LA; one son, James Caskey and wife, Nicki of Fairview Alpha, LA; one daughter, JoLynn Harper and husband, Robert of Fairview Alpha, LA; one brother, Floyd Williams and wife, Virginia of Coushatta, LA; five grandchildren, Gage Harper, Malea Edwards, Kacie Harper, Colton Caskey, and Drake Harper; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Mike Friday, Thomas Ledet, William Brown, Timmy Hinds, George “Cogger” Carney, and Randy Walker.  Honorary pallbearers will be Wilburn Layfield, Johnnie Giddings, and Larry Raley.