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 John Richard “Jack” Williams

John Richard “Jack” Williams

Birth
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Death 24 Aug 1998 (aged 88)
Burial Cremated, Ashes scattered, Specifically: Ashes scattered across the state.
Memorial ID 13842681 · View Source
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Arizona Governor. He served as governor of Arizona from 1967 to 1978 and as a two term Mayor of Phoenix beginning in 1956. He lost an eye to cancer as a child earning him the nickname later in life as "One Eyed Jack." He also served as vice president of the Phoenix Housing Authority, president of the Phoenix Junior Chamber of Commerce and as a member of the Phoenix City Council. Prior to joining city and state government he was a popular radio show host for station KOY in Tempe.

Bio by: Nils M. Solsvik Jr.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Nils M. Solsvik Jr.
  • Added: 3 Apr 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13842681
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Richard “Jack” Williams (29 Oct 1909–24 Aug 1998), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13842681, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes scattered, who reports a Ashes scattered across the state..