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Obituary for Norris Lain Williams

Norris Lain Williams, 81 of Redfield, passed away Thursday, January 5, 2023 at his home. He was born November 28, 1941 in Pine Bluff to the late Fred and Bonnie Hyatt Williams. He attended Kearney Baptist Church in Redfield; was a Captain for the Pine Bluff Fire Department from 1966-1999; worked for Arkansas Department of Corrections from 2008-2019; and in October 2019 Fire Station 6 in Pine Bluff was named after him.


Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by 2 sisters, Linda Elliott and Jayneese Lain; and 1 brother, Austin Williams.

Survivors include his wife of 43 years, Janette Lantrip Williams of Redfield; 2 sons, Derrel (Crystal) Lantrip of White Hall and Colin Lantrip of Redfield; 1 daughter, Andrea (Jimmy) Harrell of Watson Chapel; 2 brothers, Aubrey (Sandra) Williams and Andy (Mary) Williams, both of Redfield; 1 sister, Sharon Murphy of Redfield; 10 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and 3 great great-grandchildren.