HOPE, Ark.—Jacob S. Williams, 74, of Hope died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013, in a Little Rock hospital.

Mr. Williams was born Oct. 4, 1939, in Arkadelphia, Ark. He was retired from the Department of Defense, an entrepreneur and an Army veteran. He was preceded in death by one daughter, Karen Williams-Bell.

Survivors include three sons and two daughters-in-law, Demarco and Cynthia Williams of Lawton, Okla., John and Tracy Williams of Modesto, Calif., and Arthur Williams of Oakland, Calif.; 10 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives.

Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Lonoke Baptist Church, Hope. Arrangements will be under direction of Hicks Funeral Home.

Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Published: 02/01/2013