April 22, 1926 - May 16, 2019

Services for Ruth O’Neal Williams will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Wilson & Knight Funeral Home.

Mrs. Williams, 93, died Thursday, May 16, 2019, at Greenwood Leflore Hospital.

Mrs. Williams was born on April 22, 1926, in Vaiden to Albert and Sally Elizabeth Jackson O’Neal. She retired from Supreme Electronics after 30 years of service and was a member of First Baptist Church. She loved the Lord and was a servant of God her whole life. Ruth was a caregiver to all. She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Ira B. Williams; and a son, Terry W. Williams. 

She is survived by her two daughters, Jennifer (Larry) Kelly of Greenwood and Sherry Williams of Avalon; a son, John Williams of Avalon; eight grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. The Rev. Terry Barnes will officiate the services. Pallbearers will be Gage Gammill, Anthony Gammill, Mitch Williams, Eddie Fancher, Larry Wayne Kelly and Mitch Morris. Honorary pallbearers will be Zach Fancher, Grayson Gammill and Mitchell Morris. Interment will follow in Odd Fellows Cemetery. 

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Beacon Harbor or a charity of the donor’s choice. An online guestbook may be signed at www.wilsonandknight.com

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