Private family services will be held. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors of Dumas, 500 N. Maddox Ave.
Jay was born Feb. 7, 1957, in Hereford to Billy Jack and Shirley Williams. He graduated from Hereford High School, earned a bachelor’s degree at Texas Tech University and a master’s degree from UT at Arlington.
Jay was a chemical engineer for Phillips in Borger, Faroe in Ft. Worth and Continental Carbon Co.
He was preceded in death by a son, Brian Williams; his father, Billy Jack Williams; a brother, Ricky Williams; and a sister, Jo Lynn Williams.
Survivors include a son, Aaron Williams of Ft. Worth; and his mother, Shirley Williams, of Fritch.