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1965 Robert 2023

Robert "Mitch" Mitchell Williams

January 19, 1965 — August 2, 2023

Robert Mitchell “Mitch” Williams, 58, passed away under Hospice Care at Oceanside Nursing Home on Wednesday, August 2, 2023.

Mitch was born on January 19, 1965, to the late Charlie and Helen Williams in Statesboro, Georgia and lived in the Leefield/Statesboro area all his life. He was born deaf, and attended the Georgia School For the Deaf, where he played football. Mitch graduated in 1985 and worked at GSU for several years. He enjoyed going to GSU and UGA football games and watching UGA games with his brother-in-law, John. He also enjoyed going shopping and out to eat with his sister.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Charlie and Helen Williams; and brother, Stewart Williams.

Mitch is survived by his siblings, Ann and John Mills of Guyton, Rhonda and Mike Barrett of Stilson, and Lawrence and Dot Williams of Statesboro; and several nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, great great nieces and great great nephews.

Visitation will be held at Carlson & Riggs Funeral Home on Saturday, August 19, 2023 from 2-4pm with a small service to be held at the end of the visitation hours.

A private interment will be held at New Hope United Methodist Church Cemetery in Statesboro, at a later date.

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Saturday, August 19, 2023

2:00 - 4:00 pm (Eastern time)

Carlson & Riggs Funeral Home

1979 Georgia 119, Guyton, GA 31312

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