Michael Ray Williams, 49, of Hope, died Friday, June 28, 2013, in a Texarkana hospital. Mr. Williams was born July 12, 1963, in Hope. He is survived by his wife, Tracy Williams; a son, Michael Williams, Jr.; a daughter, Tre'Nece Williams; and a stepson, Tedrick Willis, all of Hope; three sisters, Dottie Turner, of Jackson, Miss., Ninette Booker and Joyce Horton, both of Hope; and, a brother, Edgar Williams, of Hope; and, a host of relatives and friends. Visitation was held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, July 5, at Hicks Funeral Home, with funeral services conducted Saturday, July 6, at 3 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Washington, followed by interment at Two Mile Branch Cemetery in Hope. Arrangements were entrusted to Hicks Funeral Home, Inc., in Hope.