D. Keith "Blackie" Williams
EMDEN - D. Keith "Blackie" Williams, 80, of Emden passed away Thurs-day, December 20, 2012, at 11:04 AM at Lincoln Christian Village in Lincoln.
He was born September 15, 1932, to Mike and Grace Simpson Williams.
Surviving are his wife, Carolyn Williams of Emden; five sons, James, Duane II, Brian, Scott and Korey Williams; three daughters, Ma-ria Smith, Kyle Wright and Stacy Dale; 14 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchil-dren; two brothers, Perry and Michael Williams and one sister, Myrna Hawkins.
He was preceded in death by one sister, Darlene Zinser.
Keith was a professional painter for over 60 years. His passion was Falconry and he had attained the status of Master Falconer. He was a true outdoorsman.
He was a member of Prairie Bible Church in Delavan where his funeral will be at 6:00 PM, Wednesday, December 26, 2012. Pastor Dan Larimore will officiate. Visitation will be from 4:00-5:45 PM Wednesday, also at the church. Cremation will then be accorded and private burial of remains will be at a later date in Bethel Cemetery in rural Emden. Memorial contributions may be made to his church or his family.
Davis Mortuary in Delavan is handling the arrangements. To express condolences online visit davismortuaryinc.com.