Addie Jo Burnette Williams passed away on January 17, 2023. She was born on March 18, 1938. She was one of thirteen children and the first daughter to pass away.
Preceded in death by her loving husband of 56 years, Winton Williams; son, Joseph Winton Williams, Jr.; grandson, Donnie Baskin, parents; George and Elise Burnette, two older brothers, Roy Burnette and David Burnette, and youngest brother, Charles Burnette. She is survived by four daughters, Brenda (Jim) Hooper, Beverly (Don) Baskin, Cheryl (Xavier) Grenas, Tammy Helmase, and daughter-in law, Sujittra Williams. She also leaves behind 15 grandchildren, Jamie Hooper, David (Serena) Hooper, Marcus (Sarah) Hooper, Kendall (Zak) Bush, Danielle (Brian) Waldron, Andrew Baskin, Ashley (Troy) Bunch, Michael (Kristin) James, Jessica (Praveen) Varghese, Mason (Dustin) James, Kala (Will) Dyke, Brad Bugg, Tony Helmase, Cordell Williams, and Cody Williams. She is also survived by brothers, George Thomas Burnette, Jimmy Burnette, Ralph Burnette, and Eddie Burnette; sisters, Juanita Dale, Virge Odle, Ann Bailey, Janell Baumgartner, Vickie McLerran, and cherished sister-in-law, Barbara Williams Hopper. She also leaves behind 25 great grandchildren and a host of nephews and nieces. She will also be missed by her “adopted” children that she babysat through the years – large or small she loved them all.
A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, January 21, 2023 at Donelson Church of Christ with Russ King officiating.