MITCHELL – Gerald R. Williams, 74, passed away Sunday, November 29, 2020, at his residence.
Born June 24, 1946, in Lawrence County, he was the son of Warren and Flossie (Bex) Williams. He married Sandra Kay Schultz December 15, 1970.
Gerald retired from Naval Weapons Support Center—Crane. He was a 1964 graduate of Mitchell High School.
He was a U. S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War and the recipient of three Purple Hearts and a Bronze Star. Gerald had served as past commander of American Legion Post No. 250 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9107.
Sandra Williams of Mitchell
Gerald R. Williams, Jr. of Mitchell
Lynn (Keith) Fish of Bedford
Shawn Stalker of Mitchell
Joey Jones of Bedford
7 great grandchildren
Brenda Reynolds of Bedford
His parents preceded him in death.
Graveside service will be at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, December 2, at Mitchell Cemetery with military honors accorded by American Legion Post No. 250 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9107.