Ferris Dale Williams, 83, of Effingham, formerly of Keptown, retiree of Illinois Consolidated Telephone Co. and U.S. Army veteran, died at 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at Evergreen Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Effingham.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at First Presbyterian Church, Effingham, with the Rev. Drew Holloway officiating. Burial will be in Arborcrest Memorial Park, Effingham. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Gieseking Funeral Home, Altamont. Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice. Online condolences may be expressed at www.giesekingfh.com.