Mack Williams, 74

Mack Edward Williams, 74, of Wabash, died at 5:08 am, Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015, at Parkview Wabash Hospital. 

He was born Feb. 6, 1941, in Harlan County, Ky., to Walter and Leora (France) Williams.

Mack was a longtime caregiver for Vickie Gibson.  He was an avid fisherman, enjoyed hunting, gardening, playing cards, joking, and having fun. 

He is survived by three children, Robin (Mark) Williams, Buddy Williams and Michael (Victoria) Williams, all of Wabash; five grandchildren, Josh (Stephanie) Williams, Jeremy Williams, Rachel (Jeremy) Landis, Mike (Ri-Ann Evans) Williams, and Terissa Williams, all of Wabash; four great-grandchildren, and three sisters, Vonnie (Wayne) Denham of Louisville, Kentucky, Patty Sage Stewart of Lexington, Kentucky, and JoAnn Williams of Ormond Beach, Florida. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, son, Mack E. Deesing, grandson Trever Williams, great-grandson Owen Daniel Williams, two sisters, Jackie Reid and Bobbie Bennett, and his longtime companion Barb Gibson.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, with Pastor Bernice Pickering officiating. 

Burial will be in Friends Cemetery, Wabash.  Friends may call one hour prior to the service Tuesday at the funeral home.

The memorial guest book for Mack may be signed at


Posted on 2015 Nov 13