Mary Ann Williams
Mary Ann WILLIAMS, widow of Riley WILLIAMS, died at 5:10 o'clock Sunday
morning in Chicago Heights, after an illness of one week. Her husband died
about three years ago in this city, and prior to that time they had lived in
Mt. Vernon about a year.
Mrs. WILLIAMS is survived by seven sons and one daughter as follows: Jim
Pete WILLIAMS, Mt. Vernon; Will, Plainview, Ark.; Tom, St. Louis; Frank and
Harve, Sesser, Ill.; Jack and Shelle, Chicago Heights. Mrs. WILLIAMS would
have been 77 years old had she lived until March. Mrs. WILLIAMS made her
home with her children in Chicago Heights.
She was a member of the Baptist Church, and an excellent Christian woman and
had many friends while a resident of Mt. Vernon.
The body on arrival in Mt. Vernon was taken to the home of her son, Jim Pete
WILLIAMS, 1008 South 20th Street, where it will remain until 10 o'clock
tomorrow morning. Funeral services will be held at 11:00, conducted by the
Rev. Riley BURTON, and burial will follow at Kirk Cemetery.
Source: Mt. Vernon, IL Register News
Date: Monday, January 27, 1930
Submitted by: Mary Zinzilieta