The Rev. Donial “Don” Williams
The Rev. Donial ”Don” Williams, 78, of Poteau died Sept. 10, 2013, in Poteau. He was born April 28, 1935, in Weleetka to Roy and Viola (Teague) Williams. He was a police officer and deputy.He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister and two brothers.He is survived by his spouse, Alice Williams of the home; five sons, LeRoy Dugan of Colton, Calif., Ricky Williams of Wetumka, Nathan Williams of Sand Springs, Donnie Williams of Poteau and Galen Williams of Wister; six daughters, Nancy Shindler of Henryetta, Rhonda Vice of Upper Lake, Calif., Cathy Sims of Tulsa, Venus Dugan and Janette Jones both of Claremore, and Peggy Bozwell of Henryetta; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; a host of other family members, friends and loved ones.Pallbearers will be Stephen Fruen, Ronnie Branscum, Vernon Qualls, Kurt Morsund, Jason Bandy and Gary Hecht.Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13, at Grace Manor Memorial Chapel, Poteau, with the Revs. Phil McGehee and Kirk Walker officiating. Services are under the direction of Grace Manor Funeral Home of Poteau.