Robert (Bob) Elmer Williams was born May 2, 1943, in Neosho, Missouri to Elmer and Elizabeth De Haan Williams. He passed from this life on Friday, October 15, 2021, in Langley, Oklahoma, at the age of 78 years. He was preceded in death by his Mother-Elizabeth De Haan Williams, Father-Elmer Williams, Wife--Karen Williams, Grandson Dalen Turner, Sisters, Pat, Norma Jean, Brothers, Steven, and James. Bob retired from Oil-States Industries (Barlow-Hunt) in 2017, he was a hard-working dedicated Production Manager and loved everyone. He will be dearly missed by his co-workers, friends, and family.
Bob was a dedicated and loving Dad and spent his weekends on Grand Lake at the cabin with his family. He loved to drive his family and friends around on the lake in his pontoon boat. He played as hard as he worked, usually resulted in a few bumps and bruises. He was affectionately known as “Papa” to his grandchildren.
He is survived by: His Significant Other Diane Harris; Son Rob Williams, wife Rhonda of Owasso; Daughter Laura Colberg and husband Shannon of Verdigris; Son Jason Williams of Sperry; Daughter Sherri Kelley of Turley; Son Shayne Kelley of Turley. Grandchildren: Dillon Brown, Baylie Williams, Braden Williams, Noah Colberg, Josh Brown, Brittani Kelley, Johnny Leonard, Corey Leonard, Michael Leonard, Michael Williams, Ryan Williams, Sadie Fuller, and a host of great grandchildren. His sister Bonnie Claxton of Coweta, His Sisters Vicki Allen, husband James of Haileyville, Susan VanHouten and husband David of Coweta