Charles R. “Chuck” Williams, 75, of Springfield, died at 12:30 am on Friday, February 21, 2014 at Heritage Health. He was born April 12, 1938 in Scott County to Henry and Ethel Johnson Williams. He married Charlie “Nell” Davis and she preceded him in death in 1974. He was also preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Thomas Williams.
He is survived by one son: Robert Adam Williams of Jacksonville, one sister: Dorothy Medlock of Jacksonville, three nieces and three nephews.
Chuck was a U.S. Air Force Veteran. He enjoyed bowling, playing pool, reading and loved to travel. He retired in 1994 from Sunbeam Bakery.
Visitation: 12:00-1:00 pm, Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 1:00 pm, Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home with Chaplin John Nelson officiating. Burial will be in Camp Butler National Cemetery where the Sangamon County Interveterans Burial Detail and the Air Force will conduct military honors.