Paul "Doug" Williams, 70, of Plain City, died Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013 in his residence.
Born Nov. 5, 1942 in Johnson County, Kentucky, he was a son of Buel and Tera (Salyers) Williams.
Mr. Williams had been a mechanic most of his life, having owned the former SOHIO and subsequent BP Station in London until 1993. He then worked for Bennett's Wrecker Service before retiring in 2002.
He had also served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War.
Survivors include Elinor (Venrick) Williams; son, Marlin Williams (Erin Sedlack) of Junction City, Ohio; daughters, Marla Mayabb of Plain City and Paula (Dave) Tatman of London; grandchildren, Samantha (Scott) Lowery, Kirstie Williams (Tony Dennison), Eric Grizzle (Alexandria Baldwin), Elliott Williams, Koty Williams (Samantha Curtiss), Cory Grizzle, Rian Tatman and Danyael Tatman; great-grandchildren, Cory Grizzle, Jace Dennison and two on the way; brother, Ronnie (Brenda) Williams of Mechanicsburg; sister, Faye Fridley of Oklahoma; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Buel Williams and Tera Stidham.
According to Paul's wishes, he was cremated and there will not be any visitation nor funeral services.
The family is being served by the EBERLE-FISHER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, 103 N. Main St., London.
The family suggests donations be made to the funeral home in Paul's memory.
Online condolences for the family may be sent to www.eberlefisherfuneralhome.com.
Eberle-Fisher Funeral Home
103 North Main Street London, OH 43140
Published in The Madison Press on Aug. 22, 2013