Obituary and Service Information for Cecil Williams
|Williams, Cecil |
Date: Friday, May 24, 2019
Time: 5:00- 8:00 pm
Mahn Twin City Chapel, 515 Collins, Festus, Missouri 63028
Date: Saturday, May 25, 2019
Time: 10:00 am
Mahn Twin City Chapel
Sandy Baptist Cemetery, Hillsboro, MO
Cecil Junior Williams, age 91 of DeSoto entered into rest Tuesday, May 21, 2019 in Decatur, IL. He had retired from Pittsburgh Plate Glass and was a US Navy WW II veteran; he was a member of American Legion Post 253 and enjoyed collecting coins, listening to Elvis music, tinkering around the house and watching TV. Born April 29, 1928, in Crystal City, Missouri, to the late Ulla Cecil and Helen (Plummer) Williams.
Survived by his loving family which includes a daughter, Cecilia Williams Weiss, sons, Cecil G. (Anna) Williams of Decatur, IL, Michael (Fran) Williams of DeSoto, MO, Steve Williams of DeSoto, MO, step-son, Charles Gillam of Tucson, AZ, sister, Barbara Tipton of Festus, 9 grandchildren, Ron Curtis of Michigan, Dennis (Kristy) Hoffman of Festus, Jeanie Weiss of Festus, Cecil (Karen) Williams of Decatur, IL, John Williams of Decatur, IL, Ruth Ann Williams of Decatur, IL, Wayne Williams of Pennsylvania, Tamara (Mike) Risher of Hillsboro, Christy Cox of Valles Mines, 14 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife, Geneva (Sweeney) Williams, sisters, Martha Jane Bollinger, Helen Maxine Carr, June Rose Meng, Beverly Ann Shores, Shirley Jean Williams.