By: Lawrence MessinaAssociated Press
October 18, 2012
ROBINETTE, W.Va. — Larry Keith Williams, 50, of Robinette, departed this life Thursday, October 18, 2012, at Robinette surrounded by his loving family after a courageous battle with cancer.
Born December 26, 1961, at Man, he was a son of Jean Williams of Robinette and the late Edison “Slim Fat” Williams. Also preceding him in death were three brothers, Benny, Charles, and Powell Williams; one sister, Kathy Williams Simpkins; one sister-in-law, Brenda Williams, and one niece, Mary Williams.
Larry worked at Kistler Grocery for many years. He enjoyed four wheeling and having fun times with his family and friends.
Additionally, those left to cherish his memory include four brothers, Johnny (Sissy) Williams of Stone, Ky., Timothy “Timbo” Williams of Accoville, Robert “Bobby” (Joy) Williams of Kopperston, and Danny Williams of Lorado; four sisters, Deobrah “Susie” (Michael) Rogers, and Pamela “Pam” (Richard “Dicky”) Curry, both of Kistler, Avonelle “Abby” (Freddy) Greene of Greenville, and Donna Vest (Terry Chapman) of Lundale; two special siblings, Denise (Jake) Williams of Newcomerstown Ohio, and Billy (Angela) Williams of Kistler; one special brother-in-law, Larry Simpkins of Accoville; a special friend and caregiver who he called his “ wife” Becky (Mark) Shultz of Robinette; one special niece and nephew whom he thought of his own, Christina and Michael Paul Rogers of Kistler; one special sister, Lisa Belcher of Mallory; his dogs, Kerosene, Little Bit, and Mindy; several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends that loved him and stayed by his side throughout his whole sickness.
The family would like to express their love and gratitude to anyone that has supported Larry and his family during this difficult time. Obituary provided by his niece Laura Beth Workman. We love you Bubby Larry!
Services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday, October 22, at the Krantz-McNeely Funeral Home with Rev. Gary Brown and Rev. Bobby Adkins officiating. Burial will follow in Highland Memory Gardens at Godby.
Visitation will be from 6-9 p.m. Sunday and one hour prior to services Monday at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be John Workman, Michael Rogers, Michael Paul Rogers, Joe Buchannon, Rodney Hatfield, and Josh Maynard.
Condolences may be left at www.krantzmcneelyfuneralhome.com
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Krantz-McNeely Funeral Home at Man.