Talitha Whitley Williams, 94, of Franklin died June 1.
Born in Williamson County to the late Green and Myrtle Martin Rainey, she was formerly employed at Ferro Fiberglass and Durango Boot. She was preceded in death by her husband, Earl Andrew Whitley and great-grandchild, Candice Marie Williams.
She is survived by husband, John Richardson Williams; daughters Andrea Whitley (Fred) Luther and Sylvia Whitley (Harold) Williams of McMinnville; stepson John (Janice) Williams; sisters Mary Dan (Benton) Martin and Barbara Campbell; grandchildren, Angela (Terry) Northcutt, Tim Williams, all of McMinnville, Leigh Anne (Marcelo) de Melo, Andy Luther and Jessica (Jon) Johnson; 10 great-grandchildren, and six great-great grandchildren.
Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, June 3 at Williamson Memorial Funeral Home with Ronnie Johnson officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Hope Cemetery. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers. Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, and two hours prior to the service at Williamson Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 615-794-2289. www.williamsonmemorial.com.