August 5, 2012
Coleman Funeral Home of Oxford Irene Bishop Williams, 85, died Sunday, August 5, 2012, at her home in Etta, MS. Born in Blue Mountain, MS, Mrs. Williams had lived the majority of her life in the Oxford area. She was a homemaker who loved her family very much. Mrs. Williams spent most of her life taking care of people. She was a member of Old Liberty Hill Pentecostal Church. Visitation will be held Monday, August 6, 2012, beginning at 5:00 pm at the Pleasant Dale Baptist Church. Services will be held Tuesday, August 7, 2012, at 11:00 am also at the Pleasant Dale Baptist Church. Bro. Don Sparks & Bro. Byron Tate will officiate. Interment will be in the Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery. Coleman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Survivors include five daughters, Maggie Ilene Grose of Oxford, MS, Carolyn Jane Stevenson of Myrtle, MS, Joyce Regina Waldron of Hurricane, MS, Sara Teresa Moody of Etta, MS, and Becky Lynn Stripling of Thaxton, MS; two sons, James W. Williams Jr. of Thaxton, MS, and Jimmy Marlon Williams of Oxford, MS; five sisters, Virginia “Jenny” Bishop and Beulah Mae Bishop both of New Albany, MS, Kathleen Grose of Myrtle, MS, Francis Cook of Etta, MS, and Clara Goolsby of Oxford, MS; two brothers, George Bishop and David Bishop both of Oxford, MS; 21 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren. Mrs. Williams’ husband, James W. Williams, her parents, William and Maggie Bishop, three sisters, Joyce Ann Williams, Nellie Grose and Inez Lawson, four brothers, Edward Bishop, Leroy Bishop, Jim Bishop and William Bishop, and one grandson, Keith Grose, all preceded Mrs. Williams in death. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the American Cancer Society or St. Jude Children’s Hospital. Online condolences may be left at www.colemanfuneralhome.com
Coleman Funeral Home of Oxford Irene Bishop Williams, 85, died Sunday, August 5, 2012, at her home in Etta, MS. Born in Blue Mountain, MS, Mrs. Williams had lived the majority of her life in the Oxford area. She was a homemaker who loved her... View Obituary & Service Information
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