Troy Delana Williams

Funeral services for Troy Delana Williams, 83, of Baldwin, were held

Tuesday, May 14, at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church in the Warwoman Community, Clayton, with the Pastor Phillip Yarber and the Pastor Raymond Page officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery.

Mr. Williams died Saturday, May 10, 2019, at his home with his loving family around him.

Born June 2, 1935, in Collinsville, Alabama, he was the son of the late Willis and Mariah Swindell Williams. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Barbara Speed; daughter, Phillis Dockins; son-in-law, David Dockins; son-in-law, Kenneth Grizzle; and granddaughter, Kelley Williams. Mr. Williams spent his childhood life in Alabama, but his adult life in the Atlanta area and Baldwin, for the past 30 years. He was a retired truck driver with Smith Transfer Co. He was a member of Grace Baptist Church in Cornelia.

Troy was twice married, first to the late Barbara Speed Williams and to Mildred Standridge in 2011, who survives.

He is survived by his wife, Mildred Standridge Williams; daughter, Maria Williams Grizzle of Social Circle; four grandchildren, Deena Haney, Greg Welch, Scott Grizzle and David Dockins; four great-grandchildren and three step-children.

An online obituary and guest register is available at

Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

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