WILSON — Randall J. Williams, 50, of Wilson, Ark., passed away on April 26, 2013. He was born in Dumas on December 30, 1962 to Floyd J. and Betty (Mitchell) Williams. Captain Randall Williams was employed by ADC for over 26 years. He worked for Varner before transferring to Mississippi County Work Release Center where he was the Captain over Mississippi County Work Release. He supervised 30 employees and 121 inmates on a daily basis to ensure safety and security. Capt. Williams was always available when needed and always available to fill in when needed. He was very active in the community by donating Christmas toys for Toys for Tots, prizes for Bingo for the elderly, donating food, toys and other much needed supplies to the Haven (abused women’s shelter). He also donated school supplies to various schools in the area. Capt. Williams was instrumental in supporting (12 miles) Adopt-A-Highway for Mississippi County. He also transported inmates to local schools to participate in inmate panels. He received numerous awards and letters from Mayors, Senators and Citizens from Mississippi, Clay and Craighead Counties. Capt. Williams is a “shining star” for ADC. Staff was proud to have him on the ADC team. Capt. Williams always had a “get-r-done” attitude which motivated other staff members. He was a great leader and follower; the best part of Capt. Williams is that he has “Character”. So, Capt. Williams was our “Hero” and has set the example for others to follow.
He is survived by his father, Floyd J. Williams of Rison; son, Randall J. Williams, Jr. of Pine Bluff; daughter, Brandy Jo Williams of Star City; brothers, Ronnie Williams of Harrison and Ricky Williams of Pine Bluff; three grandchildren, Kristopher, Haven and Randall J. Williams, III; and his faithful Yorkies, Katrina and Kara Jane.
Funeral services for Mr. Williams will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, May 4, 2013 at Little Rock Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to The United Way.
Arrangements by Little Rock Funeral Home, 8801 Knoedl Ct., Little Rock, AR 72205 (NW Corner of I-630 and Barrow Rd) (501) 224-2200. Randall’s online guestbook may be signed at www.littlerockfuneralhome.com.