Philip Jacob Williams

February 23, 1920December 17, 2012
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Philip (Pete) Williams, 92, of Plano, TX passed away on Monday, December 17, 2012 with his family by his side. He will always be remembered as a loving father, grandfather and friend to all that knew and loved him. He was born in Ardmore, OK on February 23, 1920 to Earl Briton and Cora Barringer Williams. He served in the Army Air Corps during WWII and attended Tennessee University. He married Esther Mae Marple in 1946. They had one daughter, Linda, many pets and many adventures while traveling for Buick Motor Division of General Motors. He retired to Dallas in 1980. Survivors include his daughter Linda Frost of Dallas, TX and her husband Dr. Steve Frost; granddaughters, Elizabeth Frost Benson and husband Dan of Birmingham, AL and Molly Frost of Dallas, TX. He is also survived by a sister, Mary Jo Wofford and 4 nieces. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife of 54 years, Esther Marple Williams and 2 siblings. There will be a Memorial Service for family at a later date. In lieu of flowers Memorials may be made to VNA of Dallas, 1600 Viceroy Drive, # 400, Dallas, Texas 75235 or Baylor Healthcare Foundation, 3600 Gaston Ave., Dallas, TX 75246 or the charity of your choice. Online condolences may be made at

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