Archive for Thursday, October 26, 2006

John Douglas Williams


October 26, 2006

Funeral services for John Douglas "Doug" Williams, 70, Olathe, were Tuesday, Oct. 24, at the Warren-McElwain Mortuary Eudora Chapel. Burial was in the Eudora Cemetery.

Mr. Williams died Thursday, Oct. 19, 2006, at his home in Olathe.

He was born Aug. 26, 1936, in Oklahoma, the son of John and Nola Williams.

Mr. Williams was a Navy Seal during the pre-Vietnam era. He was a truck driver for AirCo and Deffenbaugh.

He was a lifetime member of the V.F.W. De Soto Post No. 6654.

He married Mary K. Zaring on Feb. 18, 1962, in Miami, Okla. She died May 22, 1999.

Survivors include two sons, Mike Williams, Eudora, and Dan Williams, Shawnee; a brother, Gable McKay, Plattsburg, Mo.; a sister, Billie Cox, Prescott, a companion, Shirley Kurtz, Olathe; and five grandchildren.

Online condolences may be sent to Subject: Williams.

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