Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Cecil L. Williams, age 63, of Stella, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at Freeman Hospital in Neosho, Missouri.
He was born January 18, 1954 in Joplin, Missouri the son of Wilburn and Alma (Mullins) Williams. On October 15, 1976 he was united in marriage to Elizabeth “Beth” Prewitt, who survives. Also surviving are one son Chad Williams and his wife Stacey of Stella, Missouri and a grandson, Noah Conner Williams.
Preceding him in death were his parents and one sister.
Cecil received his education in McDonald County where he graduated from high school. For thirty-eight years he was employed at La-Z-Boy in Neosho. Some of his favorite pastimes were fishing, traveling, hunting and he loved to cook.
Services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Friday, August 11, 2017 in Ridgley Baptist Church under direction of McQueen Funeral Home in Wheaton. Burial will be in Union Cemetery at Stella.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. Thursday in Ridgley Baptist Church at Ridgley.
Contributions may be made to Ridgley Baptist Church in memory of Cecil.