March 22, 1929 ~ December 26, 2001
Born in: Asheville, NC,
Resided in: Skyland, NC
A native of Asheville, Mrs. Williams was the daughter of the late Mildred Vance and Robert L. Gregg, Sr. She was also predeceased by a brother, Robert L. Gregg, Jr. Mrs. Williams was a registered nurse at Mission - St. Joseph’s Hospital where she retired in 1991. She was a member of Skyland Baptist Church where she had formerly served as a Sunday School teacher.
Survivors include her husband, Wade E. Williams of the home; a daughter, Rebecca W. Penland and her husband, Philip of Skyland and two grandchildren, Amanda and Darrell Penland.
A funeral service will be conducted Friday at 11:00 AM in the chapel of Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian on Long Shoals Road with Revs. Carl Mintz and Charles Rogers officiating. Interment will follow in Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 7:00 until 8:30 PM on Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Mountain Area Hospice, P.O. Box 25338, Asheville, NC 28813.