In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s or Diabetes Foundation.
Earnest Eldon Williams, age 80, of Ballwin, MO, passed away on June 14, 2000. Eldon was born on February 28, 1920, in Harwood, MO, to Ernest and Sarah Ann (Scott) Williams. The family moved to El Dorado Springs, MO, when he was a child. He graduated from El Dorado Springs High School, where he was a star football player. After graduation, he and Eloise Smith were married and moved to Springfield, MO, where he began a lifetime of employment in senior management with various trucking firms.
Eldon was preceded in death by his parents and brothers Raymond and Lloyd.
Eldon and Eloise leave behind three sons, Gary Williams of Galena, IL; Kirk Williams of St. Petersburg, FL; Brent Williams of Ballwin, MO, one daughter, Karen Schacht of Ballwin, MO; and grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.
Memorial services will be held at the El Dorado Springs City Cemetery along with his wife Eloise at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, July 20, 2012.