Born 5-12-1939 -- Died 4-13-2005
Roy Williams, age 65, of Hardy, Ark., passed away April 13, 2005, at his home.
Born May 12, 1939, in Holland, Mo., he was the son of William David Williams and Frances Ellen Langsford Williams. He worked many years in manufacturing.
He attended the Shekinah Tabernacle in Wirth, Ark.
Survivors include his wife, Betty Jean Williams of the home; one daughter, Doris Nelson of Vardaman, Miss.; three sons -- Chad and Rebecca Williams of Pineville, Mo., Timothy and Alice Marie Williams of Bakersfield, Mo., and Robert and Karen Williams of Vardaman, Miss.; one brother, John Williams of Vardaman, Miss.; three sisters -- Dolly Roberts of Jonesboro, and Lorine Creasy and Maxine Tyler, both of Trumann, Ark.; 16 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, David Williams; and five sisters.
The funeral service was held April 15 at the Christian Tabernacle on Highway 175 near Hardy with burial following in the Eagles Rest Cemetery at the church. The Rev. Martin D. McComas officiated.
Arrangements were under the direction of the Tri-County's Cherokee Chapel of Highland, Ark.