BUCKHANNON — Eugene M. Williams, 87, of Buckhannon, died Friday, Dec. 28, 2012 at Nella’s Nursing Home in Elkins. He was born Sept. 2, 1925 in Pickens, a son of the late Ola and Donna Sears Williams. On April 17, 1965 he married Dolly A. Zirkle who survives. Also surviving are one son, Gary Williams of Buckhannon; two step daughters, Julia Zickefoose of Auburndale, Fla. and Sharon Gantt of Hampton, Va.; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild and life-long friends, David and Debbie Wilfong of French Creek. Mr. Williams served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He worked in the lumber industry and strip mining. He also enjoyed bee keeping and loved hunting. Friends were received Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012 from 1-2 p.m. at the Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home. A funeral service was held 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home with Rev. Wease L. Day officiating.
Burial followed in the Indian Camp Church Cemetery at French Creek. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.polingstclair.com. Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.