BENTON – Bradley Scott Williams, age 17, of Benton, passed away Saturday, September 16, 2023, due to injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, September 23, 2023, at the Immanuel Baptist Church, 516 North Main Street, Benton, Illinois 62812, with Dr. Kirk Kay and Rev. Ryan Casey officiating. Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday, and from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Saturday, at the Immanuel Baptist Church.

The Leffler Funeral Home of Benton is in charge of the arrangements.

Memorial contributions in memory of Brad may be made to either the Benton or Herrin Wrestling Programs, and will be accepted at the services.

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The family has requested that everyone wear bright colored clothing to Bradley’s services. He wouldn’t want everyone dressed up and dark.