March 16, 1937-June 22, 2018
Roy Eugene McWilliams passed away on June 22, 2018, at the age of 81. Roy was born in Ashland, Ohio, and raised in the tiny town of Savannah. He made his way west, eventually settling in Santa Barbara, Calif., for 28 years, then moving north to San Andreas, Calif., where he has lived for the past 25 years.
He was the husband of Catherine Schumaker from 1957 until the time of her death is 2000. They had three children, Doug, Tim and Cindy. He was the husband of Esther Jones from 2002 until his death. He was a man who lived his faith every day. He didn’t know a stranger and loved talking with people. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend. He was preceded in death by his wife Catherine and son Doug.
He is survived by his wife, Esther; his sister, Norma Campbell of Ohio; his son, Tim McWilliams of Oregon; his daughter, Cindy Sprague of Tennessee; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. He will be greatly missed.