The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

April 17, 2013

Jackie Dean Williams Sr.

The Joplin Globe

GROVE, Okla. — Jackie "Jack" Dean Williams Sr., 74, Grove, Okla., formerly of Alba, Mo., passed away Sunday, April 14, 2013, from injuries sustained in a one vehicle accident.

Jack was born March 21, 1939, in Purcell, Mo., to Jack and Vivian Williams. He lived in Purcell and Alba for many years before moving to Grove.

Jack married Beverly Daniel on Nov. 21, 1959, in Carterville, Mo. She preceded him in death on Oct. 2, 2012.

Surviving are four sons, J.D. Williams and wife, Carla, Alba, Shawn Williams and wife, Susan, Joplin, Mo., Brian Williams, Joplin, and Brad Williams and wife, April, Fort Smith, Ark.; one sister, Caroline Buttrum and husband, Gary; one brother, John Williams and wife, Vickie; 12 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

A memorial graveside service will be held at a later date.

Cremation arrangements are under the personal care of Hedge-Lewis Funeral Home & Crematory, Webb City, Mo.

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