Obit: Ralph E. WilliamsJan 9th, 2013 | By Submitted | Category: Obituaries
Ralph E. Williams, 80, passed away January 4, 2013 at his home in Lee, Florida. Born February 19, 1932 in Connersville, Indiana, he lived in Indiana until 1982 when he moved to Lee.
Ralph was a farmer and retired from the Pennsylvania/Conrail Railroad where he was a conductor and brakeman. He attended Lee First Baptist Church. An avid Harley Davidson rider, he was a member of the North Florida Road Riders.
Ralph is survived by his wife of 35 years, Erma; 3 children, Linda (Jack) Bales of Coaldale, Col., Kevin (Beth) Williams, of Farmland, Ind., Annette (Wayne) Miller of Winchester, IN; 3 step-children, Julie (Tim) Brumley, of Ft Lauderdale, Lori (Donnie) Jackson of Tallahassee, and Troy Hershberger of Muncie, Ind.; 10 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; sister, Juanita (Bill) Frazier of Connersville, Ind.; step-brother, Don Freland of Hagerstown, Ind.; and many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his parents, John R. and Mary Jeanette Williams, step-mother, Mary Freland Williams, brother Gerald R. Williams, and granddaughter Breanna Bales.
Funeral services will be held at Waskom Capitol Hill Chapel in Cambridge City, Indiana on Thursday, January 10, at 2 p.m. Online condolences may be sent to www.waskoms.com.
Memorial contributions may be made to Big Bend Hospice or Lee First Baptist Church.