Lee R. Williams, 80, died Tuesday, May 25, 2010, at Pioneer Manor, Hugoton.


    Lee R. Williams, 80, died Tuesday, May 25, 2010, at Pioneer Manor, Hugoton.
    He was born July 6, 1929, to Frank and Viola Williams in Stevens County. He married Delores Kirk on Sept. 30, 1951, at Clovis, N.M. She survives.
    He worked for the Climax Molybdenum Mine, Leadville, Colo.
    Other survivors include his daughter, Cheri Hawkins and husband, Phil, Hugoton; two brothers, Frank Williams and wife, Vera, Liberal, and Don Williams and wife, Wanda, Hugoton; a sister, Doreene Mills and husband, Raymond, Carthage, Texas; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
    He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Allen Williams; two brothers, Darrell and Kenneth Williams; and a sister, Darlene Uhl.
    A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Paul's Funeral Chapel, Hugoton, with the Rev. David Piper presiding. A military graveside service will follow at the Hugoton Cemetery.
    Friends may call from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at Paul's Funeral Home, Hugoton.
    Memorials are suggested to St. Catherine Hospital in care of Paul's Funeral Home, Box 236, Hugoton, KS 67951.