Travis Lee “Tab” Williams, 82, of Mulberry passed away Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, at his home. He was born on Aug. 28, 1935, in Mulberry to the late George and Ethel (Medlock) Williams. He was retired from Mead Containers and was a member of the Mulberry First Assembly of God Church and the Alma Camp Gideons. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Allie Kathleen (Oxford) Williams; three sisters, Louise Huffstetler, Lorene Williams and Shirley Hall; two brothers, Melvin and Raymond Williams; and a granddaughter, Tasha Goines.
He is survived by his daughter, Judy Weese and husband David of Alma; two sons, Ricky Williams and wife Jan, and Carl Williams and wife Angelia, all of Mulberry; a sister, Donna Curtis and husband Lonnie of Ozark; two brothers, Jerry Williams and wife Delores of Independence, Mo., and Jimmy Williams and wife Carol of Fort Smith; a sister-in-law, Frances Williams of Mulberry; three grandchildren, Brittany Willis and husband David of Hartman, Myranda Victoria and husband Juan of Springdale, and Brandon Comer and wife Marlo of Tulsa; 10 great-grandchildren, Brayden Meinardus, Lochlan Comer, Blaine Williams, Callie Goines, Allie and Sam Willis, Evie, Ellie, Ian and Isaiah Victoria; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 8 at Mulberry First Assembly of God with the Reverend Robbie Willis officiating, followed by a private committal at New Cemetery in Mulberry, under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren.
Pallbearers will be David Willis, Juan Victoria, Brandon Comer, Melton Carter, and David and Adam Hayes. Honorary pallbearers will be the Alma and Van Buren Gideon Camps.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Mulberry First Assembly of God Safe Haven Youth Group, P.O. Box 252, Mulberry, AR 72947.
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