"When peace, like a river attendeth my way, when sorrows like sea billows roll, whatever my lot. thou hast taught me to say, it is well, it is well, with my soul."
It is with great sadness that we announce this passing of Mr. Rashad Willams of the Bronx, NY who answered the Master's call on Wednesday , September 23, 2020 in St. Marys, GA.
Rashad Williams was born on November 21, 1995 in Manhattan, New York at Saint Lukes Roosevelt Hospital. Rashad was born to the great Loretta Williams and Ahmed Mohammed. While in New York, Rashad went to Elementary School, Middle School and De Witt Clinton High School. When Rashad was 16 years old he moved to St. Marys, Georgia to live with Felicia Winslow. She made sure he graduated from high school. Rashad held many jobs while living in Georgia, and made many friends. Although Rashad struggled with diabetes for the last 8 years, he still managed to be funny, loving and caring. On September 23, 2020 in his home in St. Marys, Georgia, Rashad was called home to be with the Lord. Rashad is proceeded in death by his mother, Loretta Williams; his grandmother, Mollie Williams; his grandfather, David Winslow; his aunt, Armanda Fay Riddick; and his uncle, Columbus Williams. Rashad leaves behind to cherish his memories: his sister, Chikina Crutch; his nieces, Tashia Williams, Maniyah Williams and Malaya Williams; his nephew, Marc Williams; his aunts Vera Banks (Donald Banks), Belma Elliot, Darlene Stuckey and Ethel Crutch; his uncles, Ronnie Winslow (Felicia Winslow), Palmer Williams (Renee Williams), Curly Williams, David Winslow, and Pat Williams; and a host of cousins and friends.
Celebration of Life Services will take place on Friday, October 2, 2020 at 11:00am at Victory Praise & Worship Center located at 718 Greenleaf Street in Elizabeth City, North Carolina. Interment will immediately follow at the Sawyer Family Cemetery in the Newland Township of Elizabeth City, North Carolina. Viewing and visitation will take place on Thursday, October 1, 2020 from 4pm-8pm at Adkins Memorial Funeral Home. Covid-19 Restrictions will be in place and no one will be able to enter either service without a mask. The family wishes to thank everyone in advance for their willingness to adhere to these guidelines in advance.
Professional services of comfort have been entrusted to Adkins Memorial Funeral Home.
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