Mary Frances Williams, age 73 of Oxford died Wednesday, May 14, 2014. She was the daughter to the late John R. and Mary Estelle Carmichael Nelson. Mary Frances was a former member of Amis Chapel Baptist Church, a former employee of the Williams Drug Store, Lenox China, Revlon and Nell’s Florist. Mrs. Williams was a devoted member of Delrayno Baptist Church and involved in several ministries of the church with the children, youth and chancel choir.
Funeral services will be conducted at 4:00 PM Saturday, May 17 at Delrayno Baptist Church by Rev. DL Page. Burial will follow in Meadowview Cemetery, Oxford, NC.
Surviving are her sons, Michael C. Williams Sharon and Steve Williams, both of Oxford; a brother, Edward Nelson of Loxahatchee, Florida; and her granddaughters, Megan Williams and Carson Williams of Oxford, NC.
Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to Delrayno Baptist Church Youth Missions, 1315 College Street, Oxford, NC 27565.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, May 17, 2014 from 2:30 until 4:00 PM at Delrayno Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. The family will also be receiving family and friends other times at the home of Steve Williams, 5018 Dorsey Rd., Oxford, NC.
Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Funeral Home is assisting the Williams family. For online condolences, go to www.gnvfh.com and select obituaries.