Cover photo for Kendel Dashun Williams's Obituary
Kendel Dashun Williams Profile Photo

Kendel Dashun Williams

March 13, 2006 — July 25, 2019

Kendel Dashun Williams, age 13, passed away on Thursday, July 25, 2019, at Willis Knighton Hospital, in Shreveport, LA.

Kendel was born on March 13, 2006, in El Dorado AR, to Gary Paul Williams and Daklea Clarinda Rester. He was a quiet, studious child. Kendel was known by his family and friends to be happy, easy-going, smart, and solitary. He loved spending time with all his family and friends. He had a special bond with his baby sister, Tiana that could never be broken. He was a very respectful and responsible young man. Although Kendal didn’t get the chance to play, he loved football. Kendel had just finished his last year at Washington Middle School and was on his way to the 7th grade. He loved to play video games (especially FORTNITE). Kendel attended church regularly with his sister at Christ Missionary Baptist Church in El Dorado AR.

Kendel is preceded in death by his Maternal Grandfather, Kendel Williams Rester, Grandmother, Doris Marie Williams, Paternal Grandfather, Adell Miner, Grandmother, Darlene Miner.

Kendal is survived by his parents, Gary Williams and Daklea Rester; his brother, Malcolm Webster; three sisters, Tiana Williams, Brea Ford, and Natasha Myers; three nephews; Jamari Robinson, Tristan Turner, and Braylen Turner; a host of aunts, uncles, and cousins, and friends.

Public Visitation 1:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. Friday August 2, 2019 at Sims Mortuary. Funeral services will be 2:30 p.m Saturday August 3, 2019 at Douglas Chapel Baptist Church. Interment will be at Jerusalem Quinn cemetery under the direction of Sims Mortuary. Sign the guestbook online at

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Kendel Dashun Williams, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Public Visitation

Friday, August 2, 2019

1:00 - 5:00 pm (Eastern time)

Add to Calendar

*Standard text messaging rates apply.

Celebration of Life

Saturday, August 3, 2019

Starts at 2:30 pm (Eastern time)

Add to Calendar

Douglas Chapel Baptist Church

969 Smackover Hwy
El Dorado, AR 71730

*Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 32

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors