Obituary for Leslie “Les” Williams

Ponca City Now - November 20, 2021 7:46 am

Les P. Williams

December 4, 1963 – November 18, 2021

Leslie “Les” Paige Williams, 57, of Marland, OK, left this life on November 18, 2021. A Traditional Noon Feast will take place on Monday, November 22, 2021, at the Ponca Tribal Cultural Center, with a Funeral Ceremony at 2:00 PM. Interment will immediately follow at the Ponca Tribal Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Trout Funeral Home & Crematory, 505 W. Grand Ave., Ponca City, OK 74601.

Les was born on December 4, 1963, in Pawnee, OK, to Paige Arthur and Ardena (Clark) Williams. On June 7, 1997, he married Dora Hilda Cerre at the Ponca Nazarene Church. Les worked as a mechanic and later in law enforcement.

Les is survived by his wife, Dora, of Marland, OK; son, Christopher Joseph Williams, of Marland, OK; grandchildren, Gracelynn Cornell, Alec Kent, Elliott Williams, Malachi Nevaquaya, Junior Nevaquaya, Jackson Kelly and Skyla Kelly. He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Lisa Williams, Elaine Williams and brother, Dewayne Williams.

Pallbearers will be Robert Collins, Bruce Collins, Raymond Cerre, Ben Silva, Jared Silva and Luis Silva. Honorary Pallbearers will be Dario, Jose, Quinnton, Eddie Clark, Jr. Clark and Brandon Rush.

Source: Trout Funeral Home