Rick (Ricky) A. Williams (R-145)

State Representative-Elect Rick Williams

Rick (Ricky) A. Williams (R-145)
Email - Web Site

Capitol: 404.656.0254
FAX: 404.656.5644
District: 478.457.5370
Representative-Elect
Georgia House of Representatives
Room 601-B Coverdell Legislative Office Building 18 Capitol Square, SW
Atlanta, GA 30334
1670 North Jefferson Street
Milledgeville, GA 31061
Residence:Milledgeville, GA

Committee Assignments

Bio

Representative Rick Williams was elected to the House of Representatives in 2016 and represents District 145, which includes Baldwin County and portions of Putnam County. Rep. Williams is the product of Georgia's public school system and graduated from Baldwin County High School in 1970. After high school, Rep. Williams followed in his father's footsteps and pursued a career in the funeral services industry and attended Gupton Jones College of Mortuary Science. While operating his family business alongside his dad, Rep. Williams was appointed by Mayor James Baugh M.D. to serve as Chairman on the Mayor's Committee of Hiring the Handicapped. Rep. Williams was later appointed as Chairman of the Board of Zoning Appeals of the City of Milledgeville in 1985. In 1987 Rep. Williams was elected to the Baldwin County Commission and served as Chairman in 1991 and 1992. Rep. Williams continued his lengthy career in public service in 1998, and was appointed Chief Registrar of Baldwin County. He served in this position until resigning in 2016 to seek the office of State Representative. Representative Williams co-owns multiple funeral service related businesses, including Williams Funeral Homes of Milledgeville, Gordon, and Eatonton, Williams Crematory of Milledgeville, Heritage Memorial Park Cemetery, and Washington Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Rep. Williams is actively involved in his local community and a member of the First United Methodist Church of Milledgeville, the Milledgeville Kiwanis Club, Benevolent Lodge #3 F&AM, Al Shiah Shrine, and the Voter Registration Association of Georgia. Rep. Williams is also a member of the Georgia Funeral Directors Association, the National Funeral Directors Association, and The Georgia Academy of Graduate Embalmers. Rep. Williams is the husband of Donna Guillebeau Williams and the father of three children,Spencer, Cameron, and Amber. He is the proud grandfather of seven grandchildren.

Election / Personal Info

First Elected: 2016    Next Election: 2020
Spouse: Donna Guillebeau   
Counties Representing
Baldwin
Putnam