Robert Sherwin Williams, 71 of rural Harrison passed away peacefully on Monday, July 2, 2018 at Select Specialty Hospital, Pontiac, Michigan. Robert was born May 24, 1947 in Flint, Michigan, the son of Robert E. and Willodean (Rogers) Williams.
Mr. Williams was united in marriage to the former Connie Marie Burton on February 19, 1966 in Flint, Michigan. Mrs. Williams preceded Robert in death on February 1, 2016 after forty-nine years of marriage. Robert had resided in Harrison since 1999, moving from Fenton, Michigan. Robert enjoyed racing dirt track cars, tinkering in his garage, hunting, fishing, cheering for his favorite NASCAR teams and most importantly, spending time with his daughters and grandchildren.
Surviving Mr. Williams are his two loving daughters; Tracey Sturgess and husband Mike of Georgia and Diana Gamboa and husband Jose of Michigan, three grandchildren; chasadee Sturgess, Nathaniel Gamboa and Sierra Gamboa, two brothers; Bill Williams and wife Jesse of Florida and Dale Williams and wife Vera of California, plus a host of nieces, nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews. Robert also was preceded in death by his parents, and three brothers; Duane Williams, Royce Williams and Jerry Williams.
Inurnment for Mr. Williams took place in Maple Grove Cemetery, Harrison. To share an online memory or condolence with Robert’s family, please visit: www.stockingfuneralhome.com. Arrangements for Mr. Williams are entrusted with Stocking Funeral Home, Harrison (989) 539-7810.