Services for SSG Chad Lane Williams, of Ft. Hood, Texas, formerly of Little Rock, Ms will be held 11 AM, Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at Milling Funeral Home Chapel of Union with burial in the Ms Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Newton. Bro. Ralin Williams and Bro. John Rush will officiate.
SSG Williams, 28, of Ft. Hood, Texas, formerly of Little Rock, Ms., died Friday, June 29, 2012 in Copperas Cove, Texas.
SSG Chad Lane Williams received the following awards: Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal,3; National Defense Service Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal w/Bronze Service Star,3; Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Armed Forces Reserve Medal w/M Device, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, Combat Action Badge, Driver and Mechanic Badge, Bar, Driver-T (for tracked vehicles), Combat and Special Skill Badge Basic Marksmanship Qual Badge, Bar, Weapon: Rifle (Inscription: Rifle), Marksman, Overseas Service Bar, 4; RIGHT SIDE AWARDS, Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army).
SSG Williams served in the Military for 9 ½ years and was deployed four times.
Survivors include: Wife, Chea Marie Williams of Ft. Hood, Texas
2 Sons: Bryce Kelly of Ft. Hood, Texas and Xander Williams of Ft. Hood, Texas
2 Daughters: Taylor Cain of Ft. Hood, Texas and Zoe Burks of Ft. Hood, Texas
Mother: Linda Williams of Little Rock, Ms.
2 Brothers: Wes Williams of Little Rock, Ms. and Ralin Williams and wife Megan of Belmont
1 Sister: Stephanie Spangler and husband Jason of Little Rock, Ms.
SSG Williams is survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Raford Williams.
Pallbearers: Military Honor Guard
Visitation will be held 5-7 PM, Monday, July 9th, 2012.