News From Terre Haute, Indiana

August 1, 2013

Milton Steele Williams


---- — Milton Steele Williams, 78, of Terre Haute, passed away at his residence on Tuesday, July 30, 2013. He was born on Feb. 19, 1935, to Kenneth C. Williams and Irene H. (Lee) Williams.

Milton served in the United States Army. He was a lifetime member of Veterans of Foreign Wars 972, and a former member of Youngstown United Methodist Church.  As a hobby, Milton provided bluebird houses around Vigo County, for his enjoyment, and for others to enjoy as well. The students at Dixie Bee Elementary enjoyed these for several years.

Milton is survived by his wife, Reba Williams; siblings, Max Williams and his wife Mary Ann of Rosedale, Jerry Lee Williams and his wife Brenda, Linda Tewell and her husband Enoch “Butch”; sister-in-law, Joyce Williams of Brazil; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Larry K. Williams.

In honoring Milton’s wishes, cremation has been chosen. Private family graveside services will be scheduled for a later date at Hull Cemetery. The family has entrusted DeBaun Springhill Chapel, 85 E. Springhill Drive, with arrangements. Online condolences can be made at: