Funeral plans set for slain Sheriff ‘Big John’ Williams


By Ricky Price,

Funeral details are now set for slain Lowndes County Sheriff John “Big John” Williams.

A visitation and funeral will be held at Garrett Coliseum on Coliseum Boulevard in Montgomery on Monday, Dec 2, Murphy said. Visitation will begin at 8 a.m. and the funeral will follow at 11 a.m. Sheriff Williams will be laid to rest in the cemetery of Shiloh Primitive Baptist in Hayneville.

Gov. Kay Ivey has order flags be flown at half-staff on the day of the sheriff’s interment.

Bell Funeral Home of Haynevillle, AL is directing.