Gene O. Williams, 82, of Montpelier, IN, passed away at 3:56 AM on Sunday, October 15, 2017 at IU Health Blackford Hospital in Hartford City, IN. He was born on Wednesday, August 21, 1935, in Blackford County, IN. He married Sandra (Hoover) Williams on Saturday, January 24, 1953 in Montpelier, IN. Gene was a 1953 graduate of Montpelier High School. He retired in 1991 from General Motors in Marion, IN after 33 years of service. He worked as a welder and also in maintenance. He was a member of the Montpelier Masonic Lodge # 600 F&AM, Fisher Body Sympathy Club, U.A.W., and a former Montpelier Jaycees. Gene had done electrical work and enjoyed boating, automobiles, and woodworking.
Loving Survivors Include his Wife - Sandra (Hoover) Williams, Montpelier, IN, Son - Michael (Rose) Williams, Hartford City, IN, Sister - Linda (Kay) Wolfe, Hartford City, IN, Grandson - Dustin Townsend, Montpelier, IN,
Step Grandchildren - Dawn M. Carfield, Hartford City, IN, Ronald Matthew Atkins, Hartford City, IN, Travis L. Jester, Hartford City, IN, Jami D. Crosby, Sumerco, WV, 12 Great Grandchildren, several Nieces & Nephews.
He was preceded in death by his Father - Leroy O. Williams, Mother - Vera Louise (Curry) Williams, Daughter - Pamela Townsend, Grandchild - Tyler G. Williams, and Sister - Janice "Jan" Younkin.
There will not be any calling hours.
A graveside service to celebrate Gene’s life will be at Brookside Memorial Park Montpelier at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 with Ryan Ingram officiating. Interment will follow in the Brookside Memorial Park in Montpelier.
Preferred memorials: Grace Community Church 5513E St. Rd. 18 Montpelier IN 47359
Arrangements are being handled by Walker & Glancy Funeral Home in Montpelier.
Online condolences may be made at www.glancyfuneralhomes.com