Originally created 11/30/03

Mrs. Matilda Williams (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga.- Mrs. Matilda H. Williams of Celeste Drive, entered into rest on Monday, November 24, 2003 at her residence. Mrs. Williams was a native of Augusta and a faithful member of Cummings Grove Baptist Church of which Rev. Norris Rouse is pastor, where she served as President of the Senior Choir. Survivors include two daughters, Elease (Joe) Reynolds, Beech Island, S.C. and Betty Jean Jones, Augusta; son, Rev. David R. (Shirley) Williams, Augusta; devoted grandchildren, Albert and Matilda Martin, Augusta, Jerry (Teresa) Jordan, Martinez, Ga., Sherry Ward, Augusta, Deborah (Leroy) Simpkins, Augusta, Chandra Reynolds, Beech Island, and Lopaze Jones, Augusta; eighteen great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Mary Hopkins; brother-in-law, Clarence Brown, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Funeral services will be held on Monday, December 1, 2003 at 1 p.m. at Cummings Grove Baptist Church with Rev. Norris Rouse officiating. Interment will be in Mt. Olive Memorial Gardens. The family will receive at the funeral home tonight Sunday from 7 to 8 p.m. Friends may call at the residence or the funeral home. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle November 30, 2003