Kobe Kahleel Dion Williams was born on June 26th, 2000 at Virtua Memorial Hospital in Mount Holly, NJ to Rachele Brown and Willie Williams III. In 2019, Kobe graduated from Seventy-First High School in Fayetteville, NC. During his youth he was an avid freestyle BMX rider.
Affectionately referred to as “24” by his friends, Kobe was an exceptionally talented young man who possessed athleticism, artistic capabilities and of course a million-dollar smile. He cherished his role as a father and continued to pursue a journey of self-improvement. Kobe will forever be remembered for his loyalty to family and friends.
Kobe is predeceased by his Grandmother, Joan Shannon and Uncle Carl Williams.
Kobe leaves behind his son, Armani Williams. His parents; Rachele Brown and Willie Williams III. Grandparents; Willie and Debbie Williams and Walter Shannon. Great Grandmother, Carrie Williams. Siblings; Nathaniel Brown, Dior Foster, Kaylee, Jaylen and Kaelan Williams. Uncle, Derick Williams. Aunt Demetria Barrett. Nieces and nephews; Jazlyn and Amanda Kelley, Isabell, Naomi, and Nadir Brown. Cousins; A’riah and Olivia Williams. Extended family, David Foster and sons. He also leaves behind many loving friends, honorary aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Funeral services for Kobe will be held on Friday, May 12th, 2023. While the viewing and services are private, the family invites loved ones and friends to gather for the interment and repast. The interment will be held at 1pm at Jacobstown Baptist Cemetery located on 49 Jacobstown Arneytown Road in Wrightstown, NJ. The repast will be held from 3-7pm at VFW Post 6805 247 Mt Misery Rd, Browns Mills, NJ. Floral arrangements and expressions of sympathy may be sent directly to Tilghman Funeral Home 52 Main Street New Egypt, NJ 08533.