Mrs. Martha Elizabeth Williams, 87, of Union City died April 1, 2021, at Obion County Nursing Home.
Graveside services were held 1 p.m. Monday, April 5, 2021, at Obion County Memorial Gardens. Jeff Kenee officiated. Pallbearers were Jim Roberts, Colby McBride, Mason Hammond, Neven Barnett, Robert Moore and Don Moore.
Visitation was 11 a.m.-12:45 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home.
Williams was born on April 29, 1933, in Waverly, daughter of the late John and Ruth (Chappell) Pruett Chumley.
She was a homemaker. On Sept. 6, 1953, she married James H. Williams. He died Feb. 3, 1977. She was a member of Exchange Street Church of Christ.
The family requests memorials be sent to: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Juvenile Diabetes Foundation or Exchange Street Church of Christ.
She is also survived by two daughters, Rita Williams and Mary Beth (Jim) Roberts of Union City; her niece, Jan (Neven) Barnett of Troy; her great-nieces, Deven (Colby) McBride and Dana (Mason) Hammond of Union City; her great-great-niece, Davie McBride; and an expected great-great-nephew, E.J. Hammond.
She was also preceded in death by her brother, Gene Pruett.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home website: www.white-ranson.com.