Loral E. "Babe" Williams, 83, of Ramsey, died on Friday, March 15, 2013, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield.
Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday at Miller Funeral Home in Ramsey, with Pastor Terry Sapp and the Revs. Ernest Flowers and Norris Price officiating. Burial with military rites will be in Glendale Cemetery in Fillmore. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Monday and one hour prior to services on Tuesday, both at the funeral home. Memorials: Donor's choice. Online condolences may be shared at www.millerfh.net.
Mr. Williams was born on Feb. 6, 1930, in rural Ramsey, the son of Jesse R. and Belva Pettit Williams. He married Nina E. Fish Whitten on Dec. 11, 1954, in Decatur.
He is survived by his wife; and son, Jerrell Whitten and his wife Shirley of Ramsey.