August 26, 2017
- 3:00 PM
August 26, 2017
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Rodney Eric Williams Sr., 47 of Fargo ND passed away peacefully surrounded by the ones he loved most on August 18th 2017 at Essentia Health.
Born on May 13th 1970 in Shelby, Mississippi to Lovelle Jones-Williams and Sammy Ladd, he spent most of his childhood raised by his Grandma ‘Big Mama’ Grace Ann and Grand Daddy Ruben Williams. Growing up with his younger brother Derek, they found comfort in a very close knit community with their Roundyard Family. Music had played a big part in his life along with football and cars that followed him through his adulthood. Over the years, he made his way to Memphis and eventually relocated permanently to Fargo where he met the love of his life Amber and started their family.
Most people knew Rodney for his strong willed and at times stubborn demeanor. However, he wouldnt hesitate to lend a listening ear as he was very easy to talk to and full of wisdom. He was the rock of his family and someone you could rely with absolutely no fear of judgement. All his life he worked as a skilled craftsmans until eventually settling down as a stay at home father to his younger children.
He is preceded in death by his Grandparents Ruben and Grace Ann Williams; His parents Lovelle Jones-Williams and Sammy Ladd.
He is survived by his wife of 5 years Amber Williams; Children Ashley Nicole, Rodney Eric Jr., Jenelle Erianna, Deiondre Leroy, Javon James, and Carmello Dawayne Williams. Grandchildren Khole Mariah and Kameron Maurice James; and His brothers Derek Williams, Lamar Banks, Ossie Glaser and Tracy Walton.