Carl M. Williams, Obituary, Northern Wyoming Daily News, Worland, Wyoming, 14 June 1988, page 2.
     TEN SLEEP --- Carl M. Williams, a long-time resident, died Sunday at Washakie Memorial Hospital of kidney failure.  He was 75.
     Williams had been on dialysis for five and a half years.
     He was born on June 20, 1912 in Ten Sleep, a son of William H. and Julia Annis Williams.   On May 20, 1939 he marries Lucy Louise Noll in Red Lodge, Mont.
     Williams had been a working cowboy in the Upper Nowood area and briefly in the Casper area.  He worked as a heavy equipment operator and was road and bridge foreman for Washakie County for 20 years.
      He worked as a heavy equipment operator for Dresser Minerals in Greybull for 10 years, retiring to his home in Ten Sleep in 1978.
     He had been a member of the Ten Sleep Council and was a 45-year member of Ten Sleep Lodge No. 46, A.F. & A.M.
     Williams spent a great deal of his tine in the outdoors.  He was interest in the history of the area.
     He was preceded in death by his wife [error, she is still living in 2007]; by a daughter, Annis, in 1964; and by two brothers, William and Lyle.
     He is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Clifford (Anita) Skidmore, of Ten Sleep; by a brother, Alvin R. Williams, of Casper; and by three grandsons, two great-grandsons, one great granddaughter, two stepsons, and one step-granddaughter.
     The funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Ten Sleep Masonic Temple, Past Master Gene Anderson in charge. Burial will be in the Ten Sleep Cemetery.
     Viewing will be from 1 to 8 p.m. today at the Veile Mortuary; 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Ten Sleep Masonic Temple.
     Veile Mortuary is in charge.


L. Louise Noll Williams, Obituary, Northern Wyoming Daily News, Worland, Wyoming, November 27, 2009, page 2.
     TEN SLEEP --- L. Louise Noll Williams, 94, died Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2009 in Worland.
     Louise was born Aug. 10, 1915 in Hyattville to John Conrad and Lucy Lavina Pritchard Noll.  She attended school at Hyattville and graduated from the Gebo School.  She attended Normal Training at Laramie, graduating with a teaching degree.  She taught school at Red Bank and Hyattville.
     While teaching at Red Bank, she boarded at the Johnny  Tisdale's ranch where she met Carl Williams and they were married  on May 20, 1939.
     She and Carl spent 10 years at Shell while Carl worked for the Dresser Minerals at the bentonite company.  She continued to weight beets for Sugar at the Rairden station and at the factory for many years.
     After moving back to Ten Sleep and getting settled back in, she kept Carl on Hemodialysis for almost six years until his death in 1988.  She was then the director at the Ten Sleep Museum where she put most of her energies learning what and how to do things the proper way.
     She was a life-time member of Signal Cliff Chapter #49 of The Order of the Eastern  Star which is now  part of the Basin Lewisa Chapter.  She was a Past Matron several times and served as organist and as secretary for about 25 of those years.  She served in all the star points and offices and held many other responsibilities.
     She was  preceded in death by her parents Con and Lucy Noll; her husband of 49+ years Carl; a daughter Annis Lu Schneider; grandson Mark Allen Schneider, a sister Kathryn Weintz and brother John C. Noll, Jr.
     Louise is survived by a daughter Anita (Dennis) Wilson of Casa Grande, Ariz.; a son-in-law Roy Allen Schneider; two grandsons Ricky Dean Schneider and Leroy Junior (Crystal) Sayles; granddaughter-in-law Shawna Schneider; great-grandchildren Carl Joseph, Sarah Renee and Kayla Reese Schneider, Jacob Dillon Schneider and Christopher Leonard Sayles; a soon-to-be great-great-grandmother; her sister-in-law Eunice Noll; and many grand-nieces and grand-nephews.
     Graveside memorial services will be held Wednesday, Dec. 2 at 10 a.m. at the Ten Sleep Cemetery with the Eastern  Star officiating.
     Memorial donations may be made to the Ten Sleep Library in care of Bryant Funeral Home, P.O. Box 524, Worland, Wyo. 82401.
     Online condolences may be made at
     Bryant Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.