The world was blessed with the presence of Archie Lee Williams on December 5, 1958. Born and raised in Joliet, IL, Archie was a graduate of Lockport Central High School. After graduation, Archie joined the National Guard and served for two years. Upon his return, Archie worked as a guard at the Joliet Correctional Facility. Archie later moved to Knob Noster, MO, where he lived for several years. Durring his residence, Archie worked for Rival Manufacturing, before settling down in Warrensburg, MO. He was called home on August 3, 2003.
Preceeding Archie in death are: His Mother, Johnnie Mae (Collins) Williams, His Father, George Williams, His Sister, Georgia Mae (Williams) Hare, Nephew, Edward Hare Sr., and Special friend Milton Bratton
Archie leaves to cherish his memory, his loving Wife, Yvonne (Veasy), three daughters, Shawntay, of Kansas City, MO, Krystle, of Warrensburg, MO, Shanita, of Lockport, IL, and one Grandson Karyon Williams, of Warrensburg, MO. Brothers, James (Tongnak) of Warrensburg, MO, Eddie (Willie Ann) of Knob Noster, MO, Henry (Karen) of Lockport, IL, and Sisters Albertha (Calvin) Smith, of Lockport, IL, Joanna Stephens, of Joliet, IL, and Winifred Plummer, of Knob Noster, MO. A host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and godchildren. Mother-in-law, Fannie Mae Veasy and seven brothers and sisters-in-law. Special friends Edna Adams, Prentis (Dale) Henry, Barry Powell, William (Butch) Gant, Frankie Newbill, Ronald Jones, and Danny (Tootie).