Keith Williams was born October 21, 1967 to his parents McGary Williams and Bessie Wren in Hammond, IN. He was the 1st child born to this union. Affectionately known as Big Poppa, he graduated from Hammond High in 1985. Later, he joined Family Christian Center under the leadership of Pastor Steve Munsey. His presence, his smile, his cooking, and his entire being will be truly missed. Keith passed away Saturday, December 15, 2018 at University of Chicago in Illinois. He was 51. He is preceded in death by his father McGary Williams and son Joseph. Keith leaves to cherish his memories his mother Bessie Wren; children LaRico Williams of Jackson, MS, Brandon Williams and Keith Williams, Jr. both of Gary, IN, and Nakiesha Williams of Jacksonville, FL; siblings Michael (Alice) Dawson, Sr. and Ellen Williams of Hammond, IN; grandchildren D’Anna Williams of Jacksonville, FL and Nadia Williams of Jackson, MS.; uncles James Wren and Booker Wren of Hammond, IN; aunts Mary Ann McNair of Hammond, IN and Mangie Shanks of Jackson, MS and a host of other family and friends.