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Mr. Jimmie D. Williams, 64, of Springfield, Illinois, formerly of Aberdeen, North Carolina, died November 23, 2017, in Springfield.
No Public Viewing will be held.
Mr. Williams was a graduate of Pinecrest High School, and he was a retired Horseman that worked and traveled with a harness horse company. Working with horses was a job he thoroughly enjoyed.
Survivors: Daughters, Roberta Sinclair and LaWanda Horton (Charlie); stepdaughter, Lindsey Greenwood; sons, Edward Hammond, Yohon McKeithan (Star), and Jimmy Horton (Bionca); stepsons, David Gibbs, and Jeremy and Shane Greenwood; sisters, Barbara Cole (Edgar), Eva Gaines, and Patsy Bright (John); brother, Samuel Williams (Bernice); adopted brothers, Christopher and Robert Core; twelve grandchildren; and other relatives.
Mr. Williams’ Springfield arrangements were handled by Bisch & Son Funeral Home, and Simon Funeral Home assisted the family with the local Pinebluff arrangements.
Online condolences can be made at www.simonfuneralhome.com until December 23, 2017.