Devon E. Williams, Jr. 65, exchanged this life for eternal joy on Saturday, March 23, 2019. He was known to many as D-Marino. He was boRn September 9, 1953 in Mobile, AL to the late Devon E. Williams Sr, and Carolyn Williams Jones.
He was a member of Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church and he was a 1973 graduate of North High School.
Devon was preceded in death by his father, step-father and grandparents and leaves to cherish his precious memory, his devoted and loving mother, Carolyn Williams JOnes,; daughters, LaShawn Williams and Tracy Williams, all of Akron, OH; sisters, Rita Williams Walker of Knoxville, TN, Sharon Smith and Elizabeth Carter of Akron, OH; brothers, Gary Williams of Akron, Michael (Melissa) Williams of Chester, VA, Kenneth (Tammy) Richardson and Edward (Jackie) Richardson of Uniontown, OH; lifelong friend, Michael (Tangie) Delaney; six grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, nine nieces, seven nephews, cousins and a host of other relatives and friends.
a Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, March 29, 2019 at 5:00 PM, at Rhoden Memorial Home, 1101 Palmetto Ave., Akron, OH 44306 where the family will receive friends from 4:00 PM until time of service. Pastor Greg Partridge, eulogizing. Elder Robert Palmer, Officiating. Interment, Monday April 1, 10:00 Am at Mt. Peace Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to 171 Edwards Ave., Akron, OH 44310