Georgia Rose (Stubbs) Williams

Monday, January 9, 2006

GEORGIA ROSE (STUBBS) WILLIAMS, a resident of Berryville, was born May 20, 1923, in Prim, Ark., a daughter of Charles Isaac and Mary Viola (Dillard) Stubbs. She died Friday, Dec. 30, 2005, in her home at the age of 82.

Mrs. Williams had professed her hope in Christ and was a member of the Southern Heights Baptist Church. She was a homemaker and co-owned and operated Williams Supermarket for many years.

She is survived by her three daughters, Patty Sue and her husband Ronnie Williams of Berryville, Mary Ellen Atchley of Berryville and Shirley Ann and her husband Brian Wright of Berryville; one brother John Stubbs of Centerton, Ark.; two sisters, Robbie Hill of Berryville and Billie Yost of Harrison; her sister-in-law, Lennis Stubbs of Berryville; seven grandchildren, Lance Williams, LaRon Caywood, Zack Atchley, John Atchley, Isaac Lee, Jacob Wright and Ben Wright; five great-grandchildren, Colin Williams, Reagan Rose Williams, Maddox Lee, Drew Caywood, and Wyndsor Rose Atchley; her caregivers, Cindy Keith and Mary Allen and a host of family and friends.

On May 11, 1943, she was united in marriage with John Shirley Williams, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Juel Stubbs and Luther Stubbs.

Funeral services were held Monday, Jan. 2, 2006, at the Southern Heights Baptist Church with Rev. Dean Smith and Rev. Scott Cox officiating. Interment followed in the Berryville Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service.

Memorial donations may be made to the Southern Heights Baptist Church Building Fund, 279 Hwy 221 South, Berryville, AR 72616. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.