Joshua Williams

July 28, 2012

Officer Joshua Williams, 44, loving and devoted husband, father, brother and friend answered the Master's call on Saturday July 28, 2012.

A celebration of his life will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 3, at Waxahachie Civic Center, 1950 N. Interstate Highway 35E with Pastor Chris L. Taylor delivering the eulogy. Burial will be in Cedar Hill Memorial Park. A visitation for Officer Williams will be held from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 2, at Gregory W. Spencer Funeral Directors and at Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church, 2251 El Paso St., Grand Prairie, Texas, with the family being present from 6-8 p.m.

Officer Williams was a proud graduate of Green B. Trimble Technical High School, class of 1986, and a proud officer of 18 years at the Waxahachie Police Department, where he was truly loved.

Those left to cherish his memories are his loving wife, Deanna Williams; children: Detosha, Kiondra and Kailyn Williams; parents: Joshua L. and Sadie Williams; father in-law: Thomas Jefferson; mother in-law: Shirley Jefferson; sister: Keisha Releford (Johnnie): brothers-in-law: Dwayne Jefferson and Wayne Ashford Jr.; sisters-in-law: Angela Bell (Edwin), Katrina Jefferson; and a host of other relatives and friends.