Cary David Williams, 77

Cary David Williams, 77, passed away on Saturday August 12, 2023, at Sycamore Care Strategies in Loogootee, Indiana.

He was born on July 1, 1946, in Loogootee, Indiana to Edward Thomas and Ida Marie (Bowman) Williams.

Cary graduated from St. John’s High School. He married Charlet Marie Williams and they were married for over 40 years before she passed on May 27, 2012. Cary was a United States Army Veteran, Vietnam War Veteran, and proud member of the 1st Infantry Division also know as - Big Red One who were known to be First in Combat. He went on to work for the Navy for 44 consecutive years before his retirement. Cary loved his family and will be deeply missed by all that knew him.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Charlet Marie Williams, his parents, Edward and Ida Williams, his brothers, Marvin Williams, and Edward Keith Williams.

 He is survived by his granddaughter, Brianna Williams, and his great-grandson, Oliver David Ray Morley, his children, John (Lori) Daniel, Jessica (Pete) McIntrye, Donnie (Kathleen) Simmerman, Barbie (Late husband, Brian) Wade, Randall (Tara) Williams, Keith (Susie) Williams, his grandchildren, Shaylee (Josh) Milligan, Mitchell Daniel, Caleb Daniel, Brian (Lauren) McIntyre, Stephan (Jessica) Rochowiak, Cory (Dawn) Rochowiak, Maddy McIntrye, Needra McIntyre, Brittany (Jeff) McIntyre, Shannel Darzarnicki, Dakota (Heather) Simmerman, Ellen Simmerman, Gracie Wade, Nick Wade, Jacob (Jewleena) Wade, James (Peyton) Wade, Chris (Michelle) Wade, Ashley Williams, Haley Williams, Matthew Williams, Christian (Brittany) Williams, Jayden Huff-Williams, Rylei Huff-Williams, Liam Huff- Williams, Aubery Beard, Samantha Carpenter, 35 Great- Grandchildren, his sister, Marilyn (Frank) Serio and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday August 19, 2023, at 11:00 A.M at Blake Funeral Home in Loogootee, Indiana. Burial and military rights will follow at Sugarland Memory Gardens in Washington, Indiana.

A visitation will be held on Friday August 18, 2023, from 2:00 P.M until 8:00 P.M at Blake Funeral Home in Loogootee, Indiana and again on Saturday August 19, 2023 from 9:00 A.M until the time of service at 11:00 A.M. 

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