Mr. Ray D. Williams, 67, of Campbell departed this life January 8, 2020 at Mercy Health St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital.
Mr. Williams was born May 3, 1952 in Mobile AL, a son of Raymond and Lillian Parnell Williams. He was a graduate of Campbell Memorial High School and was an Army Veteran. Ray had been employed by Parnell’s Towing Company in the early to the late 80’s and was a former member of Gospel Temple Baptist Church. He loved music, drawing, Sci-Fi movies and playing guitar. He was a guitarist for the Odds Against Tomorrow Band.
He leaves to cherish his memory, his mother, Mrs. Lillian Stores of Campbell; two daughters, LaKiesha Ray Hendricks of Mobile, AL and Rayshanda Williams-German (Raymond) of Youngstown; three brothers, Marvin (Faye) Parnell of Mobile, AL, Hiram Stores Jr. and Darrell Stores both of Campbell; five grandchildren; Jamal and Devin German, Tierra Hendricks, Keyana and TyKenya Todd; four great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, other family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents; his father, Raymond Williams; his step-father, Hiram Stores Sr; an uncle, William Parnell; a brother Carl “Curt” Stores.
Services will be Thursday, January 16, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. at the L. E. Black, Phillips and Holden Funeral Home. Friends may call one hour prior to the services 12 noon-1:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
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