Age 77, of Jackson, passed away February 3, 2018 at the Henry Ford Allegiance Hospice home under the care of his loving family and their dedicated staff. He is survived by two sons, Dean (Connie) Williams Jr. and Rick (Amy) Williams Sr., five grandchildren, Jimmy (Gina) Williams, Rick (Andrea) Williams Jr., Katelyn Williams, Crystal and Michael Curtis, five great-grandchildren, two sisters, Bernadine and Barbara, one brother, Robert and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by seven siblings and his parents, Jay and Marie (Miller) Williams. Dean worked many years at Clark Equipment and then retired from the News Group. He served the Nation in the US Army from 1963-1965. Cremation has taken place. A Celebration of his life will be held at the House of Prayer PCG (1056 Bryant Ave, Jackson, MI) on Sunday, February 11, 2018 from 3 to 4:30 pm, with a sharing of memories and ministering by Rusty Williams at 4 pm. He will be interred at a later date with Full Military Honors at Fort Custer National Cemetery, Augusta, Michigan.