Williams, Shirley

Posted in Obituaries

Shirley Williams, 56, of Morenci, Mich., died Oct. 6, 2008, at her home. 

She was born Nov. 1, 1951, in Metamora, Ohio, the daughter of Quincy and Nettie (Bentley) Amos.  She married Dennis Williams on Dec. 20, 1969, in Medina and he survives.

Shirley lived in the Morenci area all her life. She was formerly employed at Frozen Specialties Inc. in Archbold, Ohio, and as a bus driver for Morenci Area Schools.

Besides her husband, Shirley is survived by a daughter, Lavada (and James) Wright of Morenci; three sons, Travis (and Mindy) Williams, Troy (and Vicki) Williams and Trent Williams, all of Morenci; three grandchildren (and one on the way); three sisters, Gracie Schlicht of Morenci, Polly Johnson of Adrian, Mich., and Patricia Henly of Manitou Beach, Mich.; and one brother, Billy Amos of Fayette, Ohio.

Shirley was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Margaret Amos and Darlene Rowe; and two brothers, Garnett and Leroy Amos.

Funeral services are scheduled at 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 10, 2008, at Eagle Funeral Home-Charles Fink Chapel in Morenci with Pastor Jack Marcum officiating. Burial will follow in Canandaigua Cemetery in Canandaigua. Visitation is planned from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family of Shirley Williams.

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