He was born December 17, 1948 in Kansas City, MO to Charles and Alice (Baxter) Williams. following high school, David served in the United States Army during the Vietnam era. He spent the majority of his career as a switchman for KC Southern Railroad. He has an avid fisherman and enjoyed watching baseball. In earlier years, he was very active with his children’s baseball and softball teams. David loved spending time with his children and grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Carla Williams Jones; a son, Charles David Williams; and two siblings. Survivors include his daughter, Juliet Putthoff; a sister, Shirley Renchen; and four grandchildren: Logan Hunter Putthoff, Elizabeth Ann Jones, Joshua John Jones and Mia Nicole Williams.
Cremation arrangements have been entrusted with the Meyers Funeral Chapel in Blue Springs. No formal services will be held. In lieu of flowers, please honor David by making a donation to the Lake Jacomo Summer Camp for Children, 8201 S. Jasper Bell Rd., Blue Springs, MO 64015.