James 'Jas' Terri Williams

Obituary for 7/25/13 edition of the Sierra Star

July 23, 2013 

James "Jas" Terri Williams died July 10, 2013, at the age of 68.

Mr. Williams was a resident of Coarsegold for 40 years.

He was born July 9, 1945 in Chatanooga, Tenn.

Mr. Williams was a Vietnam War veteran who received a Purple Heart and Bronze Star while serving in the U.S. Army's 101st Airborne Division.

He was a past master of the Masonic Lodge.

Mr. Williams was preceded in death by parents Lydia Loise and Raymond James.

He is survived by wife Simuele "Timmi" Williams; children Sarah, Justin and Emilie Williams; grandchild Ayla; and brother Raymond Leo.

A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 30 at the San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery, 32053 McCabe Rd., Santa Nella Village.