Kenneth Paul Williams, Oct. 23, 1946 -- March 27, 2012

Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Kenneth Paul Williams, a resident of Berryville, was born October 23, 1946, in Monticello, Ark., a son of Paul and Melba Inez (Epperson) Williams. He departed this life March 27 in his home at the age of 65.

Kenneth worked for Mercy Hospital as a coordinator and service technician for Lifeline emergency response systems. He graduated from the University of Arkansas with a bachelor's degree in anthropology.

On June 22, 1996, Kenneth was united in marriage with Andre (Trahan) Williams who survives him of the home. He is also survived by his father, Paul Williams; daughter, Rena "Hobie" (Williams) and husband, Kendall McLoud; two granddaughters, Lindsay and husband Randall Harriman, and Alex Dudley; stepdaughter, Rayna (Miller) and husband, Tony Berry; stepson, Abram Miller and wife, Tatiana; great-grandchildren, Eli and Reese Harriman; step-grandchildren, Bianca Miller and Thomas Miller; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other family and friends. He was preceded in death by his mother, Melba Williams and one brother, James Michael Williams.

A memorial service was held March 29 at the Charles M. Nelson Memorial Chapel with Lewis Chamness and Charlie Futral officiating. Memorial donations may be made to Patient's Choice Hospice, 2 Parkcliff Drive, Holiday Island, AR 72631. Online condolences may be sent to the family at