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Monday, March 8, 2021

Obituary - Donald Clark Williams

Donald Clark Williams, 81, passed away Saturday, March 6, 2021. He was born in Fairmont, MN on November 28, 1939 to parents, Russell and Fern (Huhn) Williams. He was baptized on April 18, 1946. His family moved to El Dorado Springs when he was in the 6th grade and graduated from El Dorado Springs High School in 1958.

 He joined the Army in 1962, served in South Korea 13 months, and was honorably discharged in 1964. Don married Bonnie (Poppe) on October 12, 1970. 

They recently celebrated 50 years of marriage. Don, or “Doc” as he was known by his coworkers, retired from 3M in Nevada, MO in 2000 after 29 years. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and friend to all who knew him. He loved his family farm, living in the country, and tending to the animals, most of which he treated as pets.

Don is preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Norma Hadley. He is survived by his wife, Bonnie, of the home; brother-in-law: Delmar Hadley; three daughters: Sondra Jackson (Chuck), Rhonda Jones (James), and Tracy Hackett (Joe Don); eight grandchildren: Kameron Carroll (Robert), Taylor Jackson, Josiah Jones, Aaron Jones (Micaela), Shoshanna Kaufmann (Nathaniel), Michael Jones, Charity Jones, and Moriah Fowler (Tim) and numerous nieces, nephews, and twelve great-grandchildren.

He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him and this loss of life will be felt forever.

Date: Wednesday, March 10, 2021
Time: 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Visitation Location:
Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home

Date: Wednesday, March 10, 2021
Time: 2:00 p.m.

Service Location:
Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home

Virgil City Cemetery