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Obituary - Mrs. Gladys Parker Williams
Hill’s Mortuary, Inc.
Mrs. Gladys Parker Williams
STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mrs. Gladys Parker Williams, age 78, passed into eternal rest Sunday morning, February 21, 2021, at her residence. She was born in Screven County, Georgia, to the late Lester and Derecca Kent Parker.
    She received her formal education in the public school system of Bulloch County and was a faithful member of the Horse Creek United Methodist Church, where she served as a member of the choir.
    She was a former employee of Vandy’s Bar-B-Que and retired from Pecan Manor Nursing Home.
    In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Frank Williams Sr.; children, Frank Williams Jr., Benjamin "Tony" Williams and Ernest Williams; siblings, Lester Parker Jr., Louise Kemp, Ricky Parker and Teresa Parker.
    She leaves to cherish her memories: a daughter, Cynthia Rich-Allen, Statesboro, Ga.; sisters, Sarah Hughes and Gearlean (Eugene) Johnson, both of Statesboro, Ga.; brothers, Waymon Parker, Statesboro, Ga.; and Wilber (Beverly) Parker, Far Rockaway, N.Y.; four grandchildren, Melanie Silvia, Cornelius Rich, Jasmine Rich and Tiffany Rich, all of Statesboro, Ga.; several great-grandchildren, sisters-in-law, Lorene (Jimmy) Bryant, Frances Parker and Donna Parker, all of Statesboro, Ga.; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
    A walk-through viewing for Mrs. Williams was held on Friday, February 26, 2021, from the hours of 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Hill’s Mortuary, Inc.
    The graveside funeral service and burial will be held 3 p.m. Saturday, February 27, 2021, at the Eastside Cemetery (Northside Drive East) with the Rev. Perry Melody officiating.
    Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, social-distancing will be enforced at the graveside services. We ask that you adhere to all CDC guidelines.
    Final rites have been entrusted to Hill’s Mortuary, Inc.

Statesboro Herald, February 27, 2021
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