Mr. John Henry Williams Jr. of Williams Trail, Halifax died on Wednesday, July 1, 2020, at Duke University Hospital at the age of 68.

Mr. Williams was born in Halifax County on Feb. 17, 1952 to the late Mr. John Henry Williams Sr. and Mrs. Ida Mae Mills Williams and was married to Mrs. Josephine Williams. He was a member of The Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witnesses.

Mr. Williams is survived by his wife of the home; one son, Mr. Howard Williams (Tia) of South Boston; two daughters, Ms. Cherry Crews of Halifax and Mrs. Alissia Lenihan (Jonathan) of Stafford; his grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Rosa Mae Carrington (Charles) of Edgewood, Maryland and Ms. Delma Marable of Halifax; two brothers, Mr. Thomas Williams (Patricia) and Mr. Robert Earl Williams (Lucinda), all of Halifax; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Public viewing for family and friends will be Friday, July 10, 2020, from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. at Jeffress Funeral Home. Funeral service will be private.

Funeral arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.