Ricky Dean Williams
March 31, 1955 - March 13, 2020
Ricky Dean Williams, 64, of Booneville, Arkansas passed away March 13, 2020 in Fayetteville.
He was born March 31, 1955 in Magazine, Arkansas to his parents Troy Glenn and Vangielee (Beckett) Williams. Ricky worked as a Life Skills Trainer at the Booneville Human Development Center and was a Veteran of the United States Army serving during the post Vietnam era. He was a family man who believed in God, family and country.
Preceding him in death were his parents, Troy Glenn and Vangielee (Beckett) Williams; his wife of 44 years, Mary Kathryn (Johnston) Williams; a great-granddaughter, Kathryn AnnMarie Williams; two sisters, Rosalie Miller and Estamae McCubbins; one brother, Glenn Allen Williams.
Survivors include one son, Glen Williams and wife, Desire of Wayne, Oklahoma; two daughters, Vangie Riley of Booneville and LeAnne Williams of the home; three sisters, Glenda Catlett and husband, Odis of Booneville, Carolyn Colvin and husband, Don of Hobbs, New Mexico and Gloria Walker and husband, Butch of Booneville; eight grandchildren, Kimberly Williams and husband, Dustin; Roy Williams, Leah Riley, Dakoda McDonnell, Haylie Williams, Ashley Williams , Braiden Carr and Gage Carr; one great-grandson, Percy Helton; other family members and friends.
Pallbearers will be Glen Williams, Dustin Williams, Dakoda McDonnell, Roy Williams, Braiden Carr and Gage Carr.
Honorary pallbearers will be Jobe Adair, Odis Catlett, Don Colvin, Butch Walker and Douglas Cotton.
Funeral Service to be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, March 20, 2020 at Booneville Funeral Service Chapel with burial at Sugar Grove Cemetery with military honors.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Booneville Funeral Service.