JaVaughn LaDale Williams (aka “Vonnie”) was born September 24, 1982 in Borger, Texas to Chester Williams and Tammie Stoker. He grew up in Borger, Texas and Savannah, Georgia. He was the oldest brother of Jylyn and Tabitha Williams, MelCary Banks, Shane Williams, Tariji Williams and Ebony Jarrett.
He enjoyed listening to music, playing Super Nintendo video games, dining out at various restaurants, styling in the latest men’s designer fashions and traveling.
He worked as a truck driver for KLLM Transport Services of Morrow, Georgia and traveled all over the United States.
The greatest joy and love of his life was his only son JaVaughn LaDale Williams, Jr. (aka “Stank”). They shared a strong bonded relationship.
He was an awesome father, son, brother, grandson, nephew, cousin and friend.
When you needed encouragement, he always had kind words to say and would embrace you with a warm tight hug.
He was a big kid at heart with a zest for life.
JaVaughn passed away on September 3, 2018. He will be greatly missed.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Elva and Shirley Williams; uncle, Don Williams; and aunt, Deborah Stoker-Hill.
He leaves to cherish his precious memories to his parents, Chester Williams of Borger, Texas; Tammie Stoker of Dallas; stepfather, Capt. Michael White of Savannah, Georgia; son, JaVaughn Williams, Jr. of Savannah, Georgia; brothers, Jylyn Williams of Atlanta, Georgia, MelCary Banks of Emporia, Virginia, Shane Williams of Mainz, Germany; sisters, Tabitha Williams of Amarillo, Tariji Williams of Borger, Ebony Jarrett of Borger; grandparents, L.C. and Dorothy Stoker of Borger; uncles, Elva Williams, Jr. of Norfolk, Virginia, Daral Williams of Borger, Mark Stoker and wife Ann of Dallas; aunts, Charlotte Williams of Houston, Sharon Thorp of Dallas, Modina Smith of Borger, Kimberly Stoker of Dallas and Kendra Stoker of Pampa; and a host of dear cousins and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 11 am on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at New Jerusalem Church of God In Christ with Pastor Harry Williams, officiating. Services are under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
I'm so sorry for your loss Tootie..Ponderosa Days..My condolences to your family. Your brother was a nice man that always kept a smile on his face..Absent from the body is to be present with the Lord..God bless his soul..Love San
Javaughn I grew up with you from knee high. You weren't my brother by blood but love. We have always been family without a question. You just checked on me and Siah 2 weeks ago. We laughed and shared memories. I would give anything to get that "check up" call from you again! We will miss your sweet soul. Rest in heaven!
Tonya M JarrettHouston, TX
To the Stoker and Williams family. I'm so deeply sorry for your loss. Just know you all are in my prayers.
Pamela Brown/DamianHouston, TX
We are sp sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with the Stoker and Williams families.
Forrest CraigMoreno Valley, CA
We are so sorry for your lost. Your family will be in our prayers. Vonnie was very close to the Trappio family and he will be greatly missed.
Mikell, Kevin, Sharon TrappioSavannah, GA
Gone too soon...Rest in peace my sweet nephew.
Tammie, Chester & Family,
A great soul has departed from us, but the memories shall never fade. Our loss is huge. Trust God and He will guide us through. I'm praying for strength and comfort for us.
Love you all...
Kimberly StokerDallas, TX
Tammie StokerDallas, TX
My heart is broken in a million pieces! I wish I could have one more deep conversation with you. One more hug. One more time to hear you call me auntie. One more text message from you. One more call from you. I miss your laugh & I miss you! I am forever changed.
Kendra StokerPampa, TX
My heart is with the family right now at this point there is nothing that i wouldnt do just to hear your voice one last time... May God be with the family n keep them strong.. R.I.P Vonnie love always n forever fly high big guy
Dominique CunningjamAustin, TX
Chester I'm so sorry for your loss, there's no words to describe the pain i know you are going through. My prayers are with you and your family.
Tuxie BallardWhitesboro, TX