James Williams passed away Saturday, March 9, 2019 with his loving family by his side. He was born October 2, 1951 to Paul and Augusta (Johnson) Williams in Chicago, IL. For ten years he enjoyed a relationship with his partner Chante Jones and she survives. He is also survived by his daughter; Charlene Williams, sons; Jeffery Williams, James (Takisha Boyd) Williams, Johnny (Janissha) Williams, and Bryan Williams, step-children; Mia Williams, Laquinton Jones and Gary McIntyre, Grandchildren; Erica Williams, Precious Williams, Jasmine Williams, Domiyono Hardy, Jayki Williams, Jalany Williams, Imani Williams, Shamain Love, Christian Dodds, Marquise Williams, Takyra Williams, London Washington, Sabria Poole, great-grandchildren, Aniya Powell, Jomary Love, Ryah Parker, sisters; Bertha Palm, Pauline Williams, Sarah Brown; long time friend, Thomas Stacker, special nephew/brother; Donnie Williams, many other nieces, nephews and other relatives. He was preceded in death by his wife; Sharon Williams, sisters, Francis Sparks, Dorothy George, Delores Coleman. James will be remembered as a loving mate, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. James will be dearly missed by his loving family and dear friends.