Bill Williams
Bill Williams

Bill A. Williams, born on June 29, 1936, in Running Water, South Dakota, peacefully departed from this world on November 16, 2023, at the age of 87. Born to Martha and Albert Williams, Bill was the youngest of nine children.

Bill was married to Sally Williams, and together, they built a life filled with love and joy. The couple was blessed with four children. Sadly, Sally passed away in May of 2006.

A devoted family man, Bill is survived by his loving daughter, Shelly Thomas, who is married to Jerry Thomas; son, Willie Williams, married to Tracey Williams; daughter, Kathy DeVries; and son Donald Finnison, who passed away in 2023.  His legacy extends through five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren, each a testament to the love and warmth he brought to his family.

Bill's life was marked by his exceptional gifted and talented masonry work, a skill that left an indelible mark on his community. His craftsmanship stands as a lasting tribute and a source of pride for those who had the privilege of witnessing his artistry.

Bill will be remembered not only for his skilled hands but also for the love and care he showered upon his family. In his 87 years, he created a tapestry of cherished memories and enduring bonds that will forever be etched in the hearts of those who knew him.

Bill’s viewing will be held on Tuesday, November 28, from 5-7 p.m. at Phipps Dale Funeral Chapel Lemoore, Ca. Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 29th at 1:30 p.m. at Lemoore Cemetery.