McMinnville resident and Unionville native Fannie Louise Williams, 78, was born Feb. 14, 1933 and died Dec. 19 at River Park Hospital following an extended illness.
A retired teacher at Hickory Creek Elementary School and member of First United Methodist Church, she was the daughter of the late Nathaniel Lee and Rose Tatum Wheeler. She was married to Willard Foster Williams, who preceded her in death in 1989. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by three sisters, Sybil Williams, Annie Lou Sims, and Carrie Mae Wright, and nephew, Jerry Sims.
She is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Katrina Ann and Jimmy Haley of McMinnville; son, Willard David Williams of Nashville; granddaughter, Lara Kate Haley of McMinnville; two nieces, Patsy Taylor of Shelbyville and Linda Basham of Crestview, Fla.; and nephew, Joe Williams of Cashiers, N.C.
A graveside service and interment will be held at 11 a.m. today at Mt. View Cemetery with Bob Case officiating. Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. today at High’s.
High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Dec. 21, 2011