Obituary of Derrick Williams, Sr.
Derrick “Bull Dog” Williams, Sr. passed away in Denton, TX., on October 31, 2019 at the age of 57. Graveside services will be 2:00pm, Friday , November 15, 2019, in Calvary Cemetery, Gene Autry, Okla.
Derrick was born September 20, 1962, in Ardmore, Okla., to Jessie Sylvester Williams and Roberta Lee (Bennett) Williams. He attended Springer Schools and after graduation he went onto attend Murray State College. He then went to work doing remodeling. He was a skilled carpenter and jack of all trades for many years until his passing. Bull Dog was an avid fisherman and would enjoy being outdoors. Loved to cook food for the family but most of all eating it. He will be remembered for clowning around and just making people laugh.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
Bull Dog is survived by his children; Shannon Williams Mcgee of Ardmore, Derrick Williams Jr. of Ardmore, Jalen Williams and wife, Vanessa, of Madill, Okla., five grandchildren, Destiny, Adrian, Alysia, Chevy and Giovanni, siblings, Nathan Means of Ardmore, Harold Williams of OKC, Darrell Williams of Ratliff City, Kyle Williams of Madill, Arteger Williams of Ardmore, Cassius Williams of Ardmore, Shane Williams of Ardmore, Remar Williams of Ardmore and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.
Visitation will be Thursday, November 14, 2019 from 6 to 8 pm at Griffin ~ Hillcrest Funeral Home.