James L. Williams, 50, of Texarkana, Texas, died Saturday, July 13, 2013.

Mr. Williams was born May 6, 1963, in Texarkana, Ark. He was a member of the National Rifle Association, Challenger Hunt of Redwater, Texas, and National Ostomy Society.

Survivors include his wife, Becky Templeton Williams of Texarkana; four daughters, Kabecca Williams Easley of Fouke, Ark., Dee Ann Johnson of Little Rock, Falon Nicole Williams Walker of Texarkana and Megan Elise Williams of Mount Pleasant, Texas; one son, James Luther Williams II of Texarkana; his parents, Zonnie Ratliff and Sidney Lee Mangum of Texarkana and William Williams; two brothers, Johnny Williams of Genoa, Ark., and Clifford Lee Mangum of Fouke; one sister, Alicia Mangum Soderling of Texarkana; five grandchildren; and a number of other relatives.

Services will be 11 a.m. today at East Funeral Home, Downtown, with the Rev. Charles Williams officiating. Burial will be in Concord Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to English Bulldog Rescue.

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Published: 07/20/2013