Latito Jermaine Williams, 39, of Nashville, Ark., was born on June 19, 1978, at Howard Memorial Hospital to Phyllis and Ricky Williams in Nashville, Ark. He passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, at his home in Nashville, Ark.
He was the principal at Nashville Elementary. Prior to serving as principa, he was a business teacher at NJHS. He also worked at NHS as the East Lab Teacher for one year before becoming assistant principal at NJHS. Latito was an avid sports fan. He loved all sports, but his passion was for coaching. He coached various sports such as baseball, softball, and basketball successfully. He loved the Razorbacks.
Latito loved people, especially the children of this community. He was a great mentor to many who have come and gone through the Nashville school system. He was dearly loved by all and will be greatly missed.
But most of all Latito loved Krista, Jordan, and Gabby, whom he is survived by.
He is also survived by his parents, Phyllis and Ricky Williams; one sister, Christy Williams; one nephew, Javen Johnson; father and mother-in-law, Darryl Mac and Tae Hubbard; sister-in-law, Kathryn Smith; and a niece, Baylee Smith.
Latito loved his grandmother, Francis Scoggins; his aunt, Carolyn and Earl, Juanita, Cheryl, Kim and Garland. His uncles, Jeffrey (Bubba), David, Dayday, and Early Joe White.
He had a host of relatives in California. They include grandfather, James Odell White; Aunts Sheila Hall, Shalonda Carter, Jenna White, Shaun White; an uncle, Steve White, and an aunt, Ethel Martin.
He loved all of his cousins too numerous to mention them all, but he was especially fond of Brandon Sanders, who was like a brother to him.
Visitation was 5-7 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 4, at Latimer Funeral Home in Nashville.
Memorial services were at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 5, at Scrapper Arena in Nashville.