Death notices, May 19, 2017
■ James C. Edwards, 77, Delta, died March 9, 2017, at his home.
Services will take place at 3 p.m. today at the Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado in Grand Junction.
Survivors include his wife, Ann; two sons, David of Rossville, Georgia, and Michael of Grand Junction; one daughter, Michelle Kahle of Montrose; two sisters, Marjorie Edwards of Grand Junction, and Mary Lou Barefoot of Walterboro, South Carolina; three stepsons, Hector Fuentes of Boulevard, California, Miguel Fuentes of Baja California, Mexico, and Marco Fuentes of Ramona, California; 17 grandchilden; and 10 great-grandchildren.
■ William Oliver Fredericks, 77, Delta, died May 16, 2017, at his home.
Visitation will be from 6-7 p.m. today at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Delta. Services will take place at 11 a.m. Saturday at Cedar Hill Cemetery in Ouray.
Survivors include his wife, Nadine; five sons, William “Bill,” Terry, Daniel, Troy Brooks, and Faron Brooks; three daughters, Tamara “Tammy” Patterson, Penny Brooks, and Amy Price; one brother, Albert “Bud” Fredericks; one sister, Jonie Lee Clements; 23 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Lardon Hall, in care of Elks Lodge 1235, 563 Main St., Delta 81416.
■ Tony R. Williams Sr., 69, Grand Junction, died May 16, 2017, at his home.
No services will take place.
He was a millwright.
Survivors include his wife, Laura Holloway-Williams; three sons, Jason and Tony, both of Missouri, and Donny; two daughters, Kelli Williams of Missouri and Melinda Williams of Oregon; two brothers, John Williams of Portland, Oregon, and Tom Williams of Eugene, Oregon; and two sisters, Peggy and Donna.
■ John Robert Willis, 66, Gateway, died May 11, 2017, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Services will take place at 1 p.m. Saturday at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Orchard Mesa Ward, 2949 U.S. Highway 50. Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. May 24 at the Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado.
He was a farmer.
Survivors include his mother, Katherine Willis; and four sisters, Susan Campbell, Connie Bohanan, Mary June Strum, and Karla Campbell.