Willie Earl Williams, Sr., of Florissant, MO, passed away Tuesday, November 14, 2023 at the age of 81. Beloved husband of Fannie Marie Williams; cherished son of the late Roosevelt and Martha Williams; devoted father of Willie E. Williams, Jr.; loving grandfather of Chelsea Williams, Malory White and Willie Williams, III; treasured great-grandfather of Trevor Wade Elman Copland; dear brother of Albert “Guy” (Alice) Williams, John (the late Rose) Williams and Curtis (Vickie) Williams; Willie is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Willie proudly and honorably served in the United States Air Force. He was a hardworking man that had strong convictions. Willie worked at the United States Postal Service for 26 years and earned his BA from Columbia College in Columbia, MO. Willie would help anyone, but he believed that one must work their way through life by working hard. Willie was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Memorials may be made in Willie's name to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital.