The Woodward News

October 9, 2013

Lucille (Hall) Williams

Woodward News

Woodward, Okla. — Lucille (Hall) Williams, 83, of Arnett, Oklahoma passed peacefully from this life on October 2, 2013 inWoodward, Oklahoma.  She was born to proud parents Elmer and Daisy May (Kouts) Hall on July 5, 1930 inRoger Mills County where they raised their family by a creek in the shadow of Antelope Hills.  She attended Belleview grade school and later graduated from Durham High School.


Lucille was baptized at Crawford Church of Christ in 1949 and spent many years attending Arnett First BaptistChurch.  On April 4, 1950, Lucille married the love of her life, Ivan “Bub” Williams in Clovis, New Mexico.  To this union three children were born, Linda Sue, Rhonda Lou and Danny Joe.  They raised their family on their farm near Lone Bell Community in Southeast Ellis County, South of Arnett.  Lucille resided there until shortly after Bub’s passing when she moved into Arnett; in September of 2012 her illness required she move to GraceLiving Center in Woodward where she was cared for until her passing.  She was a wonderful helpmate on the farm and a devoted homemaker for her family.  Lucille greatly enjoyed cooking, sewing, and traveling with Bub around the United States, belonging to the Allegra Motor Home Club where they made numerous friends as they traveled.  Above all though, Lucille cherished her family and loved spending time with her dear grandchildren and great grandchildren.


Preceding Lucille in death is her dear husband, Bub, her parents Elmer and Daisy, four brothers, Clarence, Theodore, Emett and James Hall, and three sisters, Lillie Williams, Veda Heinsohn, and Faye Ward.


Lucille is survived by her two daughters, Linda Whipple and husband Stephen of Woodward, and Rhonda Puckett and husband Ron of Arnett, one son, Danny Joe Williams and wife Brenda of Arnett, nine grandchildren, Angel (Puckett) Swindle and husband Richard, Brad Whipple and wife Sharla, Lance Puckett and wife Ellen, Jesse Williams and wife Ladonna, Justin Whipple and wife Jessica, Kayla Nichols and husband Matt, Clint Williams and wife Brett, James Williams and wife Morgan, and Dani Puckett, great-grandchildren, Sierra and Braden Whipple, Grace and Ethan Whipple, Kirstyn, Kelsey, Kaylan and Kylee Swindle, Samantha, Randall, and Lillie Williams, Maci, Jack, and Linzie Nichols, Sabe Williams, and Etta Marie Puckett, four sisters, Lorena Moore of Vici, Fern Crawford of Vici, Velma Haydu of Madera, CA, and Cora Lee Shillings of Madera, CA, and one brother, Raymond Hall of Dayton, TX, a host of extended family members, and a lifetime of friends.

Services were held at 2:30 p.m., Saturday, October 5, 2013 at First Baptist Church of Arnett in Arnett,Oklahoma.