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Ted Williams, 88, of Waynesville, died Monday, Nov. 22, 2021, in the LifeCare Center of Waynesville.

He is survived by his wife Sue Williams; three children, Roger Williams (Barbara) of Plato; Loretta Rouse (Mike) of Waynesville, and Michella Davenport (Terry) of St. Maries, Idaho; five grandchildren, Sarah Williams, Kristen Ham (Joseph), Michael Mullins (Ashley), Stephen Davenport, and Alena Davenport; one great-grandchild, Liliana Ham; a sister, Irene Field (Ed) of Mesa, Ariz.; three nieces, Susan Cullison, Janice Rice, and Lelia York, and a number of nieces and nephews; as well as a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services for Ted Williams will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, in Faith Baptist Church. Burial with Full Military Honors will follow in the Buckhorn Cemetery, under the care and direction of Memorial Chapels and Crematory of Waynesville/St. Robert.

Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Monday in the funeral home.

Memorial contributions in memory of Ted Williams may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital and may be left at the funeral home.

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