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Ethan John Williams, 23, of Lebanon, died Friday evening, Dec. 3, 2021, at his home.

He was born July 28, 1998, in Springfield, Mo. to Dennis and Allison Bobbitt Williams.

Ethan married Dakota on July 20, 2017.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, John and Connie Courtney; his paternal grandmother, Vicky Williams; and a grandmother, Helen Walson.

Ethan was raised in the Lebanon area and graduated from Lebanon High School in the Class of 2017. He then joined the United States Army and had served in Alaska for a time. He had a big heart, was kind of goofy and had a great sense of humor.

He is survived by his wife Dakota Williams and son Carter Lloyd Williams, both of the home; his parents, Dennis and Patty Williams of Lebanon and Allison Bobbitt of Mammouth Springs, Ark.; two brothers, Nathan Williams and Austin King, both of Lebanon; his sisters, Bethany Williams of Lebanon; Amber Williams of Mammoth Springs, Ark.; Rebecca Williams of Lebanon and Mackala Larue-Hargrove of Mammouth Springs, Ark.; his grandfather, Milan Morgan of Lebanon.

Funeral services for Ethan John Williams will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 11, 2021, at the Holman-Howe Funeral Home in Lebanon with Pastor Matt Taylor officiating.

Burial will be in Mount Rose Memorial Park in Lebanon, under the direction of Holman-Howe Funeral Home of Lebanon.

Visitation will be from 6-7:30 p.m. Friday in the Holman-Howe Funeral Home.

A memorial to his son’s education fund has been established and contributions may be made through the funeral home.

For more information or to view or sign the online memorial visit