Myrl James Williams 73, of Massillon, passed away peacefully, January 19, 2020.
He was born to the late Stanley and Ethel (Nelson) Williams, on August 10, 1946, in Jamestown, New York and grew up in Sugar Grove, Pennsylvania. He was a proud Member of the Massillon American Legion, Forty and Eight Club, and the Sprinkler Fitters Union Local 669, for 52 years.
He is survived by sister, Cheryl “Sue” Harvey; daughters, Anna (Nathan) Mayle, Wanda Tyler, and Shelley Peebles; grandchildren, Joshua (Katie) Foltz, Jeremy Mayle, Courtney (Jacob) Harmon, Ashley Tyler, Kaitlynn Peebles, and LillyAnn Peebles.
In addition to his parents, Myrl was preceded in death by his wife, best friend and soul mate of 47 years, Peggy (Klem) Williams; and brother, Louis “Budda” Williams.
In keeping with his wishes, no public services are planned. The family encourages donations be made to the Children’s Heart Foundation | Saving Children’s Lives. One Heart at Time. http://childrensheartfoundation.org/.
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