Lisbon-William Thomas “Buck” Williams, Sr. 86, passed away peacefully at 7:54pm, Sunday, March 26, 2023 at his home with his loving wife by his side.
Buck was born March 14, 1937 in East Liverpool, a son of the late William and Sarah Elizabeth (Reese) Williams and had lived in the area all his life.
A hard-working man, Buck had worked for 22 years as a laborer for Buckeye Industrial Mining Company of Lisbon, retiring in 1995.
He was an Elder and faithful member of the Lisbon Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, where he also served as Sunday School President and Vice-President; and served as a Stake Missionary and Ward Missionary Leader.
Buck was also a proud member of the U.S. Army, having served during the Korean War.
He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Cynthia L. (Davis) Williams, whom he married December 23, 1971; daughters, Pamela Rea (Tim) Johnson and Donna Jean Williams; sons, William T. Williams, Jr., Robert Lee Williams, Charles S. Williams, and Larry Jan Williams; sisters, Betty Jo Hunt, Patricia Ralston, and Mary Bentz; brothers, Kenneth Keeder, Robert McLaughlin, and Charles Keeder; as well as several grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, Buck was also preceded in death by his daughters, Diana Lynn Jackson and Sally Ann Burrier; sister, Angeline Davies; brothers, Harold “Tony” Williams, Wilbert “Tuck” Williams, J.R. Keeder, James Keeder, Ezra McLaughlin, Ronnie Swager, and Barnard Keeder.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm, Thursday, March 30, 2023 at the Lisbon Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 7250 Lisbon Rd., Lisbon, Ohio with Bishop Wade Tracy officiating. Burial with full military honors will follow at Long’s Run Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 11am to 1pm Thursday at the church.
Friends may also view Buck’s memorial tribute page, share memories, and leave condolences at www.eells-leggett-stauffer.com
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