Gurney C. Williams, 80, Crawfordsville passed away at 5:05 p.m. Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at Franciscan Health Lafayette after battling cancer.
He was born Oct. 3, 1936 to Paul and Kathleen Williams in Lebanon and was raised in Thorntown.
Mr. Williams was a supervisor at Ingress Plastenes in Crawfordsville where he worked for almost 40 years before retiring. He enjoyed Nascar and his favorite driver was Jimmie Johnson. He loved fishing, coon hunting, road farming, Euchre, IU basketball, singing and playing his guitar. He mostly loved his children and grandchildren. His family meant everything to him.
Survivors include his children, Donnie (Gail) Williams of Crawfordsville, Diane (companion JR Stonebraker) Maltsberger of Crawfordsville, Paula (Ryan) Seybold of Crawfordsville, Susan (Bobby) Oakly of Mellott and Linda (companion Darin Odle) Williams of Williamsport; grandchildren, Jordan, Justin, Cole, Brandon, Elissa, Emily, Jaren and Shay; and a sister, Marjorie Holladay of Thorntown.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Marsha Clifton; a granddaughter, Amber King; two brothers; and three sisters.
Funeral services are scheduled for 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 19 at Hunt & Son Funeral Home in Crawfordsville with Brian Veech officiation. Family and friends may pay their respects three hours prior to service.
Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.