Obituary: Julia Elizabeth Williams

Friday, October 16, 2009

Julia Elizabeth Williams, 85, of Cornersville, died Thursday, Oct. 15, 2009, in NHC Oakwood.

Mrs. Williams was a native of Giles County. She was retired from Faber-Castell and was a member of Cornersville First Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Grady and Katie Porterfield Griggs, and husband, William Everette Williams.

She is survived by her daughters, Louise Spain of Mooresville and Mitzi Hamlett of Pulaski; sons, Randy Williams of Lewisburg and Tony Williams of Belfast; sisters, Junette Young of Brick Church and Hila Kincaid of Chapel Hill; brothers, Howard Griggs of Berlin and Neil Griggs of Columbia; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.

The family will be at Cornersville Funeral Home Friday from 4 until 8 p.m., and Saturday until the funeral hour for visitation.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17, from the chapel of Cornersville Funeral Home, followed by burial in Diana Cemetery.