Born March 20, 1931, daughter of the late Johnny L. Williams and Mamie Patton Williams, she was a member of the First Baptist Church in Kennett, and a homemaker.
She married George Nelson, Jr., who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by four sons, George, Tim Allen, George Paul and Joseph Nelson; one daughter, Glenda Mae Lloyd; two brothers, Bud Meredith and Donald Wayne Williams; two sisters, Earline Virginia and Betty Sue Williams and one grandson, Keith Allen Kozma.
Survivors include two daughters, Linda Faye Lance, of Kennett and Brenda Kozma and husband, Butch, of Festus; one son, Daniel Lee Nelson, of Kennett; one sister, June Lyles, of Kennett; one brother, Jerry Billy Dale Williams, of Las Vegas, Nev.; 20 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren, and a host of other family and friends.
Visitation will be from 8 a.m. to service time at 10 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 3, at Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 3, at Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Johnny Bogle officiating.
Burial will follow in the Gregory Cemetery at Kennett.