Evelyn Turner Williams, 90, of Chatom, passed away February 8, 2019 at the Washington County Nursing Home. She was born October 9, 1928 to Nathan and Alma Turner in Fruitdale. A member of the First Baptist Church of Chatom, she had been an active member of the Gray Ladies Club. She had also been a member of the Washington County Chapter of the American Red Cross and the Washington County Cattlewomen's Association. She served for many years as the dietician for the Washington County Hospital and Nursing Home.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Clarenton Williams and one grandson.
She is survived by her children, Belinda (Stewart) Jackson, Andy (Peggy) Williams, Ruth (Sammie) Reynolds, Burk (Lora Lynn) Williams; sister, Una Horshok, seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Sunday, February 10, 2019 at Lathan Funeral Home in Chatom with the Rev. Jerry Roberson officiating. Visitation will begin one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow the service at Chatom Town Cemetery with Lathan Funeral Home directing.
Pallbearers will be Billy Williams, Brandon McFarland, Matt Williams, Bruce Williams, Daniel Galbraith and Yancy Reynolds.
Condolences may be offered at www.lathanfuneralhome.com.
I'm so sorry for your family's loss. Please accept my sincere condolences. I personally know the loss of a loved one and the pain can seem overwhelming. However, I found comfort in the Bible's promise for the future (Acts 24:15) I hope this helps bring some comfort in this time of sorrow.
Julia HernandezCrestwood, IL
Sweet Ms. Evelyn. You will be missed!
Anne RobertsAlpharetta, GA
Our deepest sympathies for your family. Carey and Jane
Carey EarwoodGulf shores, AL
Y’all will be in my thoughts and prayers during this time...your Mom was one special lady...her and your Dad were there for me when I needed them...Love to all!...Wish I could have been there for the services 🙏🙏🙏
Marvin McILwainElba, AL
You will be sorely missed
Darren BaldwinMobile, AL