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East Funeral Home

2807 Moores Ln, Texarkana, TX

OBITUARY

James Brian Williams

October 19, 1973January 15, 2020
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James Brian Williams, 46, of Texarkana, Arkansas passed away on Wednesday, January 15, 2020. Our beloved husband, father, son, brother, and friend passed away at his home. Brian was born on October 19, 1973 in Texarkana, Texas to the late Ann Brackett and Henry Harrington. He loved watching the Dallas Cowboys and Arkansas Razorbacks, cooking, listening to music, and most of all he enjoyed being a father to his best friend Kolton. He played like a kid, gave advice like a friend, and protected like a bodyguard. He was the best Uncle Brian who gave his heart with everything he did. Brian was co-owner of Golden Vinyl Siding for many years. He enjoyed the craft; he was a perfectionist in all he did, and it showed through his work. Brian is preceded in death by his mamaw Anna Mae Brackett of Texarkana, Texas, his momma Ann Lee Brackett of Texarkana, Arkansas, father Henry Harrington of Oklahoma, his niece Taylor Williams. Brian is survived by his wife Heather and son Kolton Williams. Brothers and sisters; Robert and Patti Williams of Texarkana, Arkansas, Sissy and Robert Murray of Texarkana, Arkansas, Toby Fulton of Texarkana, Arkansas, Rachel and Darin Purifoy of Texarkana, Arkansas, Ricky and Debbie Williams of Nashville, Arkansas, Jennifer and Chris Nason of Texarkana, Arkansas. A host of other family of friends to numerous to name. Nieces and nephews; Hayley, Sarah, Jacob, Hunter, Mattison, Billy, Larwren, Jordan, Hannah, Sam, David, Korbyn, Riley, Aubreigh, Aiden, Jace, Haven, Emma, Xander, Kinsley, Avery, and Adaleigh. Funeral Service will be 2pm Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at Faith Baptist Church. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park under the direction of East Funeral Home-Moores Lane. Family will receive friends from 5pm to 7pm Monday, January 20, 2020 at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made in the name of Kolton Williams in an account held at Red River Credit Union. Online tributes can be posted at www.eastfuneralhomes.com. Officiating Pastor Gary Glover

Pallbearers Robert Williams, Ricky Williams, Hunter Withers, Hayden Turner, Kyle Rouse, Cory Jones

Honorary Pallbearers Jacob Murray, Billy Murray, Dean Golden, Antoine Jones

Special Guest Speakers Darin Purifoy, Hayley Turner, and Antoine Jones

Services

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Funeral Service Tuesday, January 21, 2020
  • Visitation Monday, January 20, 2020

OTHER SERVICES:

  • Burial

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Virginia Ebert

January 23, 2020

Our thoughts and prayers are with all the family at this most difficult time. Brian was a kind and sweet young man that we met when he was still in school. He was a joy to his Mother and all his family and I know he was a wonderful father and husband, brother and uncle and will be missed by all who knew and loved him. Our sincere condolences.🙏

Rava Walters

January 21, 2020

I am so sorry for your loss. My prayers are with the family.

Kim Fowler

January 21, 2020

Peace & Blessing to Heather and the family of James. May he rest in peace and rise in glory.

Kim Fowler

Melinda Johnson

January 19, 2020

I have known Brian most of his life. The most caring, loving man, loved life always there to help me, loved his family. You will truly be missed . Go rest high on that mountain !!!

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Biography

James Brian Williams, 46, of Texarkana, Arkansas passed away on Wednesday, January 15, 2020. Our beloved husband, father, son, brother, and friend passed away at his home.
Brian was born on October 19, 1973 in Texarkana, Texas to the late Ann Brackett and Henry Harrington. He loved watching the Dallas Cowboys and Arkansas Razorbacks, cooking, listening to music, and most of all he enjoyed being a father to his best friend Kolton. He played like a kid, gave advice like a friend, and protected like a bodyguard. He was the best Uncle Brian who gave his heart with everything he did.
Brian was co-owner of Golden Vinyl Siding for many years. He enjoyed the craft; he was a perfectionist in all he did, and it showed through his work.
Brian is preceded in death by his mamaw Anna Mae Brackett of Texarkana, Texas, his momma Ann Lee Brackett of Texarkana, Arkansas, father Henry Harrington of Oklahoma, his niece Taylor Williams.
Brian is survived by his wife Heather and son Kolton Williams. Brothers and sisters; Robert and Patti Williams of Texarkana, Arkansas, Sissy and Robert Murray of Texarkana, Arkansas, Toby Fulton of Texarkana, Arkansas, Rachel and Darin Purifoy of Texarkana, Arkansas, Ricky and Debbie Williams of Nashville, Arkansas, Jennifer and Chris Nason of Texarkana, Arkansas. A host of other family of friends to numerous to name. Nieces and nephews; Hayley, Sarah, Jacob, Hunter, Mattison, Billy, Larwren, Jordan, Hannah, Sam, David, Korbyn, Riley, Aubreigh, Aiden, Jace, Haven, Emma, Xander, Kinsley, Avery, and Adaleigh.
Funeral Service will be 2pm Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at Faith Baptist Church. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park under the direction of East Funeral Home-Moores Lane.
Family will receive friends from 5pm to 7pm Monday, January 20, 2020 at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made in the name of Kolton Williams in an account held at Red River Credit Union.
Online tributes can be posted at www.eastfuneralhomes.com.

Officiating
Pastor Gary Glover

Pallbearers
Robert Williams, Ricky Williams,
Hunter Withers, Hayden Turner,
Kyle Rouse, Cory Jones

Honorary Pallbearers
Jacob Murray, Billy Murray,
Dean Golden, Antoine Jones

Special Guest Speakers
Darin Purifoy, Hayley Turner, and Antoine Jones