James Franklin "Frankie" Williams, 43, of 201 Monroe Ave., Beckley, died Friday, June 11, 1999, in Houston, following a short illness. Born Feb. 7, 1956, in Cleveland, he was the son of Pauline Gillenwalter Williams Hamilton and the late Howard Franklin Williams. Mr. Williams was a general laborer. Other survivors include stepfather, William R. Hamilton of Hope Mills, N.C.; two brothers, David A. Williams of Pennsylvania and Roger L. Williams of Florida; and two sisters, Brenda Combs and her husband Jack of Beckley, and Madeline Hatcher and her husband Alfred of Oak Hill. Graveside rites will be conducted 3 p.m. Sunday at Slab Fork Cemetery in Tams with Pastor Vondie Cook officiating. Jack and James Combs, Harold Brown, Rick Weeks, and Kevin and Bo Jack Williams will serve as pallbearers. There will be no visitation. Arrangements by Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home, Beckley.