NORTH AUGUSTA, SC – On October 1, 2013 Helen Weaver Williams, 89, entered into rest with her daughter Diane Williams Warren and son-in-law Calvin Warren.
Funeral services will be Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 1pm at Beulah Grove Baptist Church, Augusta, GA, with Rev., Doctor Sam Davis officiating. Interment will be at Bland Baptist Church Cemetery, Johnston, SC.
Mrs. Williams was a devoted grandmother, mother, wife and friend. Mrs. Williams was born on September 19, 1924 to Etta Butler Weaver and Issac Weaver of Edgefield, SC. In December, 1944, she was united in Holy Matrimony to the late Jesse James Williams. To this union nine children were born, three of whom preceded her in death.
Mrs. Williams graduated from Edgefield County Public Schools. At an early age, Mrs. Williams dedicated her life to Christ at Pine Hill Methodist Church in Saluda, SC. She later joined Willow Springs Baptist Church, Saluda, SC and after marriage became a lifelong member of Bland Baptist Church, Johnston, SC. She was active within the church including singing in the choir, and serving on the Deaconess and Usher Boards.
Mrs. Williams, a loving mother, instilled in her children and grandchildren the value of having hard work ethics.
She worked at Graniteville Company Vaucluse Plant and was a long time Avon Representative in Edgefield County.
With all of her work experience, her first love was her family. She was a devoted homemaker, providing her family with a loving place to call home.
Mrs. Williams leaves to cherish her memory five daughters, Helen Evonne Williams, Villa Rica, GA, Gloria Allen, Aiken, SC, Sylvia Minick, Mableton, GA, Deborah Heller, North Augusta, SC, and Pamela Williams, Alameda, CA; one sister, Christine (William) Collins, Denmark, SC; one sister-in-law, Valerie (Luther) Daniels, Aiken, SC; 17 grandchildren, 32 great-grandchildren, one great-great grandson; a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Family and friends may call the residence of Gloria Allen, 2060 Powderhouse Rd.
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