December 30, 2009
Monday, January 4, 2010 1:00PMM Skillman, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home
Sunday, January 3, 2010 2 - 5pm
John Isaac Williams, Sr. “Red”, 59, of Mechanicsburg, passed away Wednesday, December 30, 2009 in his residence. He was born November 1, 1950, the son of Pershing “Bud” and Virginia Evelyn (Reames) Williams.
John was a 1968 graduate of South High School in Springfield. He retired from Navistar after 30 years of service. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and riding Harley motorcycles.
John is survived by his mother, Evelyn Williams of Mechanicsburg; son, John (Amy) Williams of South Charleston, OH, daughters, Tonya Williams of Springfield, Christina (Mike) Knapp of Springfield, Betsy (Charlie) Hurst of Mechanicsburg, Jamie (Terry) Tull of Mechanicsburg and JoVonna Myers of Springfield; grandchildren, Kyle, Cameron, Kalan, Skylor, Colton, Paynton, Keith, Dillon, Jacob, Jenna and Natalie.
He is preceded in death by his father and his brother, James Williams.
A gathering of family and friends will be held Sunday, January 3, 2010 from 2-5 p.m. in the SKILLMAN, MCDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg. A funeral service will be held on Monday, January 4th at 1:00 p.m. in the funeral home. Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanicsburg. Memorial contributions may be made to Community Mercy Hospice 1343 N. Fountain Blvd. Springfield, OH 45504.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.vernonfh.com.