Oley Williams Jr., 64, of Somerset, Ky., passed away
Tuesday, September 27, 2016, at his residence.
was born on April 18, 1952, in Hazard Ky., to the late Oley
Williams Sr. (Molly Williams) and the late Elizabeth Ball. He
was the husband of Gwenda Williams, whom he married on December
16, 1978, at Grace Baptist Church in Miami, Florida. Oley worked
at Wal-Mart for 13 years before retiring. Oley enjoyed working
at his booth at Lake Cumberland Flea Market and watching
westerns with his dog Tucker. He also enjoyed attending all of
his grandchildren’s activities.
Surviving Oley is his wife; four children, Shawna Whitis
(Michael) of Somerset, Ben Williams (Marla) of Nancy, Scott
Williams (Kathrine) of Russell Springs, and Greta Kay Roberts
(Jason) of Somerset; six grandchildren, Christian Whitis, Ethan
Whitis, Natalee Williams, Mallory Williams, Briley Williams, and
Ravyn Whitis; sisters, Ola Stephenson (David) of Bradenton, Fl
and Geneva Boggs (Willie) of Smilax, KY;
brothers, Ben Williams of Texas, Kenneth Williams (Kay)
of Smilax, KY, and Don Williams of Smilax, Ky.
Oley was preceded in death by his parents, four sisters;
Elsie Wells, Eula Wells, Sancie Bowling, and Dorcas Williams,
and a brother Jack Williams.
Visitation will be held on Friday September 30, 2016
after 2:30 p.m., in Southern Oaks Funeral Home Chapel.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, at 4:30 p.m.,
in the funeral home chapel, with Bro. David Muse officiating.
Burial will be in Southern Oaks Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations made
to Hospice of Lake Cumberland.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home in in charge of arrangements