William was born in Kerrvile, TX to Esther (Rees) and Harold Wahler. He was a owner and operator of Oklahoma Two Way. He is preceded in death by his parents. William is survived by his son, Charles and wife Jamie; grandsons, Harley, Hunter & Bryce; brother, Robert and wife Harriett; nieces, Heather & Kristi. Memorial services to celebrate his life will be 10:00 AM, Monday, January 6, 2013 at Buchanan Funeral Service Chapel.