Calvin “Fat Daddy” Williams

May 31, 1981 ~ December 26, 2021 (age 40)



Alpha: Calvin Devon Williams was born May 31, 1981


Parents: He was a loving and devoted son to his precious mother Gean Ellis Williams and his father who precedes him in death, Jessie Williams, Jr.


Education: Eastside High School, Gainesville, Florida


Occupation: Self Employed


Omega: Calvin accepted the Master’s call on Sunday,December 26, 2021


Calvin lived and loved life to the fullest.  He had a special gift of making everyone feel like family. He was very passionate about spending quality time with his family and friends. He touched countless lives and made all those he encountered feel so important and special. Anyone that knew him, knew he had a heart of gold. He showed up even when it didn’t matter. He was the epitome of having your back. If there was something to give, he gave it. He never wanted to see someone without. 


Calvin enjoyed music, traveling and shopping.  If he was around, it was going to be Fun and Laughter. He was always and will continue to be the life of the party. #LLFatDaddy


His forever memories will continue to live through the hearts of his precious children, his daughter Amani Khamaya Williams and his son Zion Amari Williams; His beloved mother Gean Ellis Williams; his two brothers, Dewayne Williams and Tony Williams; his two sisters, Anita Williams and Lashun Williams; his god daughter,Kylen Ariyah and his god son, Malachi Fernandez all of Gainesville, Florida  


Aunts: Florence Middleton, Alene Mayberry and Carolyn Ross all of Gainesville, Florida, Eddie Mae Gainey of Brooker, Florida, and Linda Williams  of Silver Springs, Maryland 


Great Aunt: Nellie Ruth Perry of Gainesville, Florida


Uncles: Leon Ellis, Sr. of Tampa, Florida, Pasco Ellis, Jr. (Sylvia) of Orlando, Florida, 

Nathaniel Ellis, Sr. of Ocala, Florida, Bernado Ellis, Sr. (Sonja) of Velrico, Florida,

James Williams (Gussie) and Cleveland Williams both of Gainesville, Florida, Leonard Williams (Wong De) of Fairfield, California, and Carlos Williams (Mary) of Lake Butler, Florida.


Special and Devoted Friends: Shoneea Brown, James Ross and Gerald Burney


And a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and caring friends

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 Service Program


December 31, 2021

12:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Phillip & Sons Visitation Suite
310 State Road 26
Melrose, FL 32666

Celebration of Life
January 1, 2022

2:00 PM
Upper Room Ministries
3575 NE 15th Street
Gainesville, FL 32609

Interment following funeral service
January 1, 2022

St. John Cemetery
6107 NE 59th Street
Fairbanks, FL 32609

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