YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – A homecoming celebration in honor of Miss Toyia Williams will take place on Friday, August 13, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at the Jaylex Event Center, 2110 Glenwood Avenue in Youngstown. Mrs Williams affectionately known as Toe, passed away from this life on Sunday, August 1, 2021.
Toyia was born on February 20, 1961 to Beatrice Odom and Jessie Odom.
Toyia grew up in Campbell and graduated from Campbell Memorial High School in 1979. She continued her education and became a nurse’s aide and worked for 20 years until her health deteriorated.
She enjoyed singing, watching movies and spending time with her family. Toyia loved to sing and was passionate about music. Her love of singing brought her to the choir of Bethel Lighthouse Full Gospel Ministries.
She leaves to cherish her fond memory, her mother, Beatrice Odom and her goddaughter, Jada Smelly, both of Campbell, Ohio; three children, Michelle Williams of Youngstown, Kristan Williams of Campbell and Rayshawn Williams of Youngstown; one grandson, Rayshawn Williams, Jr. of Youngstown; a host of aunts, cousins, family and friends.
She was predeceased by her father, Jessie Odom and her grandparents.
The family will receive the friends on Friday, August 13, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the Jaylex Event Center.
Interment will be in Belmont Park Cemetery.
Arrangements managed by JE Washington Funeral Services, Inc.
Send flowers to Ms. Toyia Williams’ service.
A TV Tribute will air on Wednesday, August 11 at the following approximate times: 6:43 a.m. on WYTV, 9:32 a.m. on WKBN, 10:58 a.m. on FOX and 8:12 p.m. on MyYTV.