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Martha E. Williams

May 1, 1919 October 17, 2020
Martha E. Williams
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Mrs. Martha E. Williams, 101, of New Canton, Illinois, passed away Saturday, October 17, 2020, at the Barry Community Care Center in Barry.
She was born May 1, 1919, in Cincinatti Landing Township, Pike County, Illinois, to Everet Alonzo & Grace Alice (Blacketer) Smith. They preceded her in death.
She married Carson Baker Brown in 1938 in St. Louis, MO. He died July, 1961. She married Clarence J. "Huck" Williams on August 13, 1988, in Hannibal, MO. He died November 25, 2002.
She is survived by a daughter-in-law Jan Brown of Metamora, Illinois and several cousins.
In addition to her parents, husband Carson and her husband Clarence J. "Huck" she is also preceded in death by her son J. C. Brown and a grandson John Timothy Brown.
Martha enjoyed playing the piano and dancing. She was a very active person when her health permitted. She had a very radiant personality.
There is no visitation.
Graveside services will be at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, October 22, 2020, in Shearer Cemetery, in New Canton, Illinois.
Memorials are suggested to the Barry Baptist Church or the New Canton Methodist Church.
Kirgan Funeral Home in Barry is in charge of arrangements.
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11:00 AM 10/22/2020 11:00:00 AM
Shearer Cemetery

New Canton, IL 62356

Shearer Cemetery
- New Canton 62356 IL
United States

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Shearer Cemetery Final Resting Place

New Canton, IL 62356

- New Canton 62356 IL
United States

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Barry First Baptist Church

New Canton Methodist Church


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