Byron Shawn Williams Jr.


Bryon Shawn Williams Jr., 25, of West Valley City passed away on November 20, 2016.  

Byron graduated high school and worked as a construction worker. He enjoyed basketball, track, football, music, and traveling. He was a compassionate father, who  was very close with his family, and taught his siblings many talents. He was a best friend that anyone would love to have.


Byron is survived by his sons Byron Shawn Williams III (age 6) and Ezekiel Hermes Williams (age 2); mother Diamond Sangster, and father Maurice Russell; brother Trevon, Austin, Jalen, Brandon, Kájyah, sisters Spechelle, and Jaquay. and special friends Lena Valdez and Demi Brydie.


A memorial service will be held in Byron's honor on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 10AM at the TownePlace Suites, 5473 High Market Drive, West Valley City, UT.


The family would like to thank Dollar General, the Victim Advocate Program, Go Fund Me, and all of Byron’s friends and family who have supported his family during this time.


In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been set up at