Thomas Williams was born in East Chicago, Indiana to Alexander and Lillian Williams on December 12, 1929. Thomas departed this life on Sunday April 9, 2017. After graduating E. C. Washington High School, he worked and dedicated 38 years to the Inland Steel Mill. Bob leaves to cherish his memory, his loving wife of 32 years Jean; daughters Kim (Grover) Perry of Gary, Indiana and Lisa (Dwayne) Pearson of Merrillville, IN and son Darryl (Brenda) Williams of Las Vegas, Nevada; six grandchildren Tiffany Perry, Tevin and Paris Pearson, Dashawn, Alexis and Darryl Williams and two great grandchildren Tyler and Amayah Parkman. Visitation Monday April 17, 2017 from 9-11:00 a.m. Funeral Service 11:00 a.m. all services at Christ Baptist Church 4700 E. 7th Ave. Rev. Lawrence E. Robertson. Interment Evergreen Cemetery.