Catherine Williams

catherine williams
Catherine Williams, 91, of 445 Upper Brush Creek Road, Fairview, died Saturday, May 1, 1999, after a long illness.

A native of Buncombe County, she was a daughter of the late Osborne G. and Josephine Smart Williams.  She received her education at Fairview High School and B.S. degree in education from the Asheville Normal and Teachers College.  She was retired after 37 years teaching at Fairview Elementary School.  Active in church and community, she was a member of the
National and North Carolina Education Associations and of Bethany United Methodist Church.

She is survived by four sisters, Oleta W. Marlowe and Pauline W. Creighton of Florida, Annie Laurena Williams of Fairview and Mavis E. Edwards of Candler;  and seven nephews.

Funeral services will be 11:00 am Monday at Bethany United
Methodist Church with the Rev. Avery Owenby officiating.  Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Her family will receive friends immediately following the service at the church and request that in lieu of flowers memorials be made to Bethany United Methodist Church,
212 Bethany Church Road, Fairview, NC 28730.

At other times the family will be at the home of Mavis W. Edwards, 6 Crestwood Lane, Candler.

Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue is in charge of the arrangements.

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