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George Rollie Williams, of Mesa, Arizona, passed away on January 12, 2018. He was born on May 12, 1926 in Sulphur, Oklahoma to Earl and Ruby Williams. His family moved from Oklahoma to Arizona when he was three years old. George attended Chandler High School and left in the middle of his junior year to join the Navy. He served on the USS Sargent Bay in World War II where he earned six bronze stars and one medallion in the Asiatic Pacific War. George retired from SRP after 31 years. He served as a 4H leader in Gilbert and Mesa and was honored by the Future Farmers of America. He also enjoyed swing dancing to Big Band Music. George will be missed by his sister, Annell Sandberg and grandson, Roger Williams Jr. A celebration of George's life will be Friday, January 19, 2018 at 11:00 am at Melcher Mortuary Mission Chapel, 6625 E Main Street, Mesa, AZ 85205.