Ms. Ruth Graham Williams, 88, of Hazlehurst, died April 30 at her residence.
Ms. Williams was born Jan. 16, 1930, in Jeff Davis County to the late James Ira Graham and the late Eva Rentz Graham. She was a homemaker and member of Hillcrest Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by her husband, A.J. Williams Jr. and siblings, Norman Graham, James Ira Graham Jr., Marie Cowart, Margie Ray, Lille Myrle Conner, Tressie Talbot, Dean Cain, Robert Graham, Lott Graham, Clifford Graham, Henry Graham, Lester Graham, Carlos Graham and Edward Graham.
Survivors include daughters and son-in-law, Rachel Toler (Larry) of Alma and Joan Pickren of Newnan; sons and daughters-in-law, Kenneth and Janiece Williams of Hazlehurst and Ronnie and Kay Williams of Hazlehurst; sister, Dorothy Hurley of Denton; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild; several nieces and nephews.
Services are May 2 at 3 p.m. at Hillcrest Baptist Church with the Rev. Brian Brazzell and grandson, the Rev. Dr. Scott Pickering officiating. Interment will be in Satilla Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were grandsons, Mike Williams, Ron Williams, Ken Williams, Jason Williams, Casey Toler and Lee Toler.
Musical selections were rendered by Karleigh Williams, Wyatt Williams and Vicky Waters.
Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home was in charge,