Billy Dean Williams

Billy Dean Williams

Dec 14, 1953 - May 14, 2009
Billy Dean Williams died at his home in Riverton on Thursday, May 14, 2009, at the age of 55.

Graveside memorial services will be 12:00 p.m., Friday, May 22, 2009 with inurnment at the Eastlawn Cemetery in Orem, Utah. There will be a visitation one hour preceding the service.

Billy Dean Williams was born in Provo, Utah, on Dec. 14, 1953, the son of Billy Lawan Williams and Carol Dean (White) Williams. He grew up in Springville, Utah.

Mr. Williams was an independent garage mechanic and his family said he enjoyed a variety of work including an electrician, plumber, mechanic, and doing contract work.

He came to Riverton in January of 2009, having previously lived in Medford, Oregon, Utah, Wyoming, and California.

Mr. Williams had married Bonnie Arnold in Spanish Fork, Utah. They later divorced.

He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

His family said Mr. Williams enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping, playing in pool tournaments, his family, children and grandchildren. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles in Riverton and the Black Powder Gun Association.

Survivors include his companion, Holly Allison of Medford, Oregon and her three children, Shane, Shawn, and Shannon; a grandson, Alexander Williams of Utah; his parents Billy and JoAnn Williams of Springville, Utah; sisters, Terry Kirkpatrick and her husband Rick of Lime Springs, Iowa, Wendy Hull of Riverton and her children, Brenda and Danny Hoover, Wyatt Lawan Williams, James Wayne Pasqual; step-siblings, Diane Richins, Rick Hansen and his wife Connie, Craig Hanson and his wife Jolynn, and Collette Ford.

He was preceded by his mother, Carol; a son, Jeremy Dean; daughter, Natalie; brother, Carl Wayne; Paternal Grandparents, Lee and Veda Barrett; Maternal Grandparents, Chuck and Penny White.

On-line obituaries are available and condolences for the family may be made at: thedavisfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.