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“Rick and Paula, My mother told me about Drew last night. I am just heart broken...You and your family are in my prayers. Kenny ”
1 of 63 | Posted by: Kenny Neil - Broken Arrow, OK

“Rick, my brother called me with the news about your son. Deepest condolences to you and Paula. ”
2 of 63 | Posted by: Greg Scott - Los Angeles, CA

“Rick, Paula and family, Just wanted you to know that you all are in my thoughts and prayers. Jan Johnston Keith, Little Rock ”
3 of 63 | Posted by: Jan Keith - friend

“Just found out about Drew. We are praying for you, Rick, Paula and family.. Love from the Kimreys. ”
4 of 63 | Posted by: Greg and Nancy Kimrey - Harrison, AR

“Paula & Rick - Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. May God place his arms around you both and comfort you. ”
5 of 63 | Posted by: Keith Medders - Crossett, AR

“Mr. Rick, Mrs. Paula, and family, I send to you my deepest condolences. It seems just like yesterday Drew and I were playing baseball during the...Read More »
6 of 63 | Posted by: Jay Adcock - Bentonville, AR

“Paula, I have just now heard of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Donna ”
7 of 63 | Posted by: Donna Smith Vinson - Saint Joseph, LA

“I am so very sorry for you loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
8 of 63 | Posted by: Stacy McDaniel - Fayetteville, AR

“Rick and Paula, I just found out yesterday and wanted to offer my sympathy. May God comfort you and your family in this time. You are in my...Read More »
9 of 63 | Posted by: Chuck Sitton - El Dorado, AR

“Rick, Paula and frmily; We are so sorry for the loss of your son. I know our God is comforting you with His Spirit of Grace, Peace and Strength for...Read More »
10 of 63 | Posted by: Buddy & Jo Ellen Dean - Crossett, AR

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. ”
11 of 63 | Posted by: Tammy, Lacy & Jamie Carpenter

“Paula, Rick, Lindsay & Pierce, and family, You have been in my heart and prayers often this week. I know you have a strong, loving community around...Read More »
12 of 63 | Posted by: Tonya Dean - St. Louis, MO

“Rick,I am sorry to hear of your lose,My prayers go out to you and your family.I can only hope that the lord will help you get through this time of...Read More »
13 of 63 | Posted by: Brian Oden - hamburg, AR - friend

14 of 63 | Posted by: ARDELLIA MAYS - CROSSETT, AR

“Rick, Paula, Lindsey, and Pierce...So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you...The Mortons ”
15 of 63 | Posted by: Sandra Morton - Friend

“To all of the family...our hearts are deeply broken for you all during this time. Please know that we have you in our thoughts and prayers. May God...Read More »
16 of 63 | Posted by: Mickey and Gail Pennington

“There are no words I can offer to take away the pain that you all feel but I want you to know how sorry I am for your loss. You are in my thoughts &...Read More »
17 of 63 | Posted by: Vickie Williams-Inman - Cousin

“We are praying for your family during this time. Love to you all. - Sarah Grigsby Kilpatrick and family ”
18 of 63 | Posted by: Sarah Grigsby Kilpatrick - Ruston, LA

“Our heart goes out to all of you for your loss. We loved his smile. Our thoughts & prayers are with all of you. ”
19 of 63 | Posted by: Curtis & Connie Nelms - Friend

“So very sad for your loss of this beautiful young man...May God bless you all in the days ahead and give you strength. Joyce McCone ”
20 of 63 | Posted by: Mr & Mrs F.E. McCone - Friend

“So sorry for your loss of Drew. Praying for you family. ”
21 of 63 | Posted by: Denise & Bill Gifford - Friend

“Rick & Paula and family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. ”
22 of 63 | Posted by: Ronnie Bowen - Crossett, AR

“Lane and I will be praying for your family. May God give you grace, strength and peace during this time of loss and for the days to come. Lean on...Read More »
23 of 63 | Posted by: Pam Culp - Crossett, AR - Friend

“Our heartfelt sympathy to you and your family. ”
24 of 63 | Posted by: Ruth & Richard Edwards - Crossett, AR

“Rick, Paula and all of the Williams family, Our Most Sincere and Heartfelt Thoughts Are With You Today. Since we heard of Drew's passing, we have...Read More »
25 of 63 | Posted by: Jerry Grant - Monroe, LA - Friend

“Rick, Paula and Family, I am so sorry for your loss and want you to know that we are thinking about you all and will continue to keep you all in our...Read More »
26 of 63 | Posted by: Wendy Baldwin Pearson - Mansfield, LA

“Katy, Sarabeth & I are sending love and prayers to all our Williams family. Wish we could be there to give you all a hug in person. May you be...Read More »
27 of 63 | Posted by: Taryn Peachey - Raleigh, NC

“I know there are no words that can ease the pain you are feeling at right now. Please know my thoughts and prayers are with you during this most...Read More »
28 of 63 | Posted by: Susanne Lawrence Brandon & family - AR

“Rick, Paula, Mr. Herk, Mrs. Rachel, Steve and family.... my heart broke when I heard this news. There are no words that well ease the pain of what...Read More »
29 of 63 | Posted by: Niakki Johnson - Dumas, AR

“Paula, Rick, Lindsay, and Pierce...I am so sorry for your loss. I pray for peace and strength for you all. Drew is putting smiles on the faces of all...Read More »
30 of 63 | Posted by: Megan Thomas Hutcherson - LA

“We love you so much and wish we could do more to help ease the sorrow and pain that only God and time will begin to heal. May you find strength in...Read More »
31 of 63 | Posted by: Greg & Ginger Davis - Family

“I'm so sorry for your loss, you each are in our thoughts and prayers ~ may God bless each of you and give you peace during this time of sorrow. ...Read More »
32 of 63 | Posted by: Tammy Cook - friend

“So Sorry. In our prayers. ”
33 of 63 | Posted by: Jonathon Gates Family - AR

“Rick, Paula,and family, There are no words I can express at a time like this, except to telll you that you are in our prayers. We pray for your...Read More »
34 of 63 | Posted by: Jody and Brenda

“Rick, Paula, and family, we are saddened to hear of the loss of Drew. Words cannot describe the compassion we feel for you in this difficult...Read More »
35 of 63 | Posted by: Bryan and Dawne Bailey - Lillian, AL

“Can't find adequate words, only deepest love and prayers! Love to all of you. Jimmie and Aundie Rodgers ”
36 of 63 | Posted by: Aundie Rodgers - Crossett, CO

“Rick we are so sorry hear about your loss. You and your family are in our prayers. I know it may not seem like it now but remember God doesn't put...Read More »
37 of 63 | Posted by: Gale Hamm - friend

“Rick & Paula, Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. May God give you the strenght to carry you through this time of sorrow. ”
38 of 63 | Posted by: Tony & Johnie Fay Adcock - AR

“Drew always held a very special place in my heart. He was a great student who was loved by everyone. I will always remember him performing Elvis @...Read More »
39 of 63 | Posted by: Caryn Owens - Elem teacher

“My deepest sympathies to the family. I met drew when he was stationed in Everett Wa and I have many, many great memories of him. We were always...Read More »
40 of 63 | Posted by: Faith Mitchell - Osgood, IN

“Rick, Paula, Rachel, and family, we are so saddened for you and your loss. I know you have the faith in God that will somehow get you through this. ...Read More »
41 of 63 | Posted by: Alan, Tammy, and Lexie Embry

“Rick, Paula and family, words cannot express how sorry I am for your loss! My heart breaks for you, can't imagine what your feeling, and going...Read More »
42 of 63 | Posted by: Glennis Jackson - Crossett, AR

“Dear Williams family, I just wanted you to know how much I thought of Drew and that I am heartbroken. Drew and I had some great talks around our...Read More »
43 of 63 | Posted by: Joyce Reed - Crossett, AR

“Rick and Paula, my heart is saddened for the loss of your son. Although we can't feel it sometines, God promises to draw nearer to us and hold us up...Read More »
44 of 63 | Posted by: Charles & Trudy Jordan - AR

“My heart breaks for you both Paula and Rick for the Loss of your sweet son Drew. You are two of the most sweetest people I know. I'm praying for the...Read More »
45 of 63 | Posted by: Malinda Medders Raley

“My prayers are with all of you. I will surely miss Drew and his smiles. ”
46 of 63 | Posted by: Jill Halley - friend

“My heart aches for all of you. Drew is in the arms of his family members who went before him, waiting for all of us to join them. I love you all and...Read More »
47 of 63 | Posted by: Nancy Williams Grant and Ken Grant - NC

“Rick, Paula, & family, Words can't describe how sorry I am to hear of your loss. Just know that you and your family are in our prayers. ”
48 of 63 | Posted by: Shane & Stephanie Copes - AR

“I am so very shocked and sad to hear about Drew. I remember him as a really fun-loving guy and even though he slept some in Honors English, when the...Read More »
49 of 63 | Posted by: Leisha Jones (Johnson) - Crossett, AR

“Rick and Paula, Pierce and family, My heart is deeply saddened for your loss. i can't begin to imagine what you are going through. I pray that God...Read More »
50 of 63 | Posted by: Stephanie Pippen - Crossett, AR

“To my family....I'm sorry for this tragic loss. My prayers go out to our whole family and especially for my wonderful cousins Rick and Paula. I love...Read More »
51 of 63 | Posted by: Kristi Williams Threlkeld - TX

“My heart is breaking for you all. You are in our prayers. May Our Father comfort you with the peace that passes understanding. ”
52 of 63 | Posted by: Theresa and Jimmy White - AR

“i'm am deeply sorry you all. drew was a good friend to me. i am going to miss him. you all are in my thoughts and prayers.Eric haynes ”
53 of 63 | Posted by: eric HAYNES - Crossett, AR

“Mr Rick and Family....sorry for the loss. I remember Drew and I playing baseball every summer and everyday having fun...I'm going to miss u More »
54 of 63 | Posted by: Reko Gibbs - Little Rock, AR

“So sad for you all. You are in my prayers. ”
55 of 63 | Posted by: Terri Stevens - AR - Friend

“Dear Paula, Rick, Lindsay and Pierce, There are no words - just no words- for this unbelievable loss and tragedy. My heart is so incredibly heavy...Read More »
56 of 63 | Posted by: Tina Gunderson - Mesquite, TX

“Words cannot express my sorrow. Somewhere in your grief I pray you can sense the sympathy and compassion that I and others feel for you. You are so...Read More »
57 of 63 | Posted by: Tina Roan Bardin - Crossett, AR

“Rick Paula Lindsey Pierce Uncle Herk and Aunt Rachel, we are so heart broken to hear about Drew. You are all in our thoughts and prayerswe hope to...Read More »
58 of 63 | Posted by: Karen Ragar - Flower Mound, TX

“I am so sorry for your loss! You in my thoughts and prayers! ”
59 of 63 | Posted by: Denise DuBose - Crossett, AR

“Rick and Paula, Herk and Rachel we are so sorry for your loss. I pray that Jesus will wrap his loving arms around you and comfort you. God Bless.FFsa ”
60 of 63 | Posted by: Bob and Linda Biggers - Hampton, AR

“You're in our thoughts and prayers. ”
61 of 63 | Posted by: Jimmie and Joan Lewis - AR

“Rick, Paula and Family, Rachel and Herk, Buddy and I were so sad to hear of Drew's passing. Our hearts ache for you. Please know that we love you and...Read More »
62 of 63 | Posted by: John/Sharon Doss Burnett - AR

“Ricky and family,So very sorry to hear about your loss. May the strength that only comes from God comfort you in the coming days, weeks and years. ...Read More »
63 of 63 | Posted by: Marilyn Elliott - Rutledge, GA

Drew Richard Williams, age 26, of Fayetteville, AR, passed away Saturday, February 16, 2013. He was born on August 27, 1986 to his parents, Rick and Paula Fulton Williams in Dallas, TX. Drew served in the United States Navy and was a member of First Baptist Church of Crossett, AR. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved duck hunting, fishing and especially snowboarding. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Paul Fulton.

Survivors include his parents, Rick and Paula Williams of Crossett, AR; one brother, Pierce Williams of Conway, AR; one sister, Lindsay Dixon (Kyle) of Springdale, AR; his grandparents, Ann Fulton, Herk and Rachel Williams, all of Crossett, AR. Also survived by an uncle Steve Williams; aunts, Kathy Edgar (Marty), Susan Newman (Greg), Mary Margaret Gardner and a host of cousins who loved him very much.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at First Baptist Multi-Ministry Building with Bro. Jamie Staley and Pierce Williams officiating. Interment will follow at Pinewood Memorial Park under the direction of Jones Funeral Home of Crossett, AR. (

Visitation will be held Monday from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., at the First Baptist Church Multi-Ministry Building,

Memorials may be made to Deep Well Ministries, P. O. Box 10614, Conway, AR 72034.