Anita Sue Williams

Monday, November 30, 2015

Anita Sue Williams, 76, of Verona, passed away at 12:06 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 27, 2015, at the Glendale Gardens Nursing and Rehab in Springfield. She was born Oct. 24, 1939, in Seligman, the daughter of the late Jefferson Davis and Laura Verble (Coombes) Weddington.

She was a 1957 graduate of Verona High School. She was a member of the Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church.

On June 7, 1956, she married Wilbur "Rex" Williams, in Miami, Okla. He preceded her in death.

Survivors include: three sons, Stan Williams and his wife, Peggy, of Verona, Jim Williams and his wife, Kim, of Pierce City and Jack Williams, of Verona; two daughters, Jane Brewer and her husband, Dan, of Springfield, and Maggie Ingram and Mike Poulson of Nixa; 14 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one sister-in-law, Marjorie Thomas and her husband, John, of Monett; three brothers-in-law, Darrell Williams and his wife, Joyce, of Aurora, George Geil of Harligen, Texas and Leo Parrigon of Pierce City. Her brother, Darrell Weddington, preceded her in death.

Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. today (Wednesday) at the Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church with burial at the Clay Hill Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church in care of the funeral home.