November 23, 2017 1:12 am Last modified: 1:00 am

Eugenie Vera Williams Dies at 88

Eugenie Vera Williams

Eugenie Vera Williams, also known as “Vera,” of Williams Delight died on Tuesday, Aug. 29. She was 88 years old.

She is survived by her daughters: Avilda Williams Gregory and Ernestine Joseph; sons: Roy A. Williams Sr. and Elston S. Joseph; grandchildren: Roy Jr., Candace, Janae, Darnique and Kaela Williams, Shawn Harper, Christel Gregory, Jamal Herbert, and Naieem, Tykera and Jalani Joseph; and great-grandchildren: Jared W. Reed, Monroe Armstrong, Nicole, DeShawn and Avery Harper, Kalana Herbert, Silas and Giovante Joseph, Brianna and Kristian Grey, and Dominique Williams Bowen.

She is also survived by sisters: Miriam Parris and Hyacinth Parris; brother, Stanley Parris; nieces: Valarie W. Greenidge, Marreen Guadelope, Yvette Parris and Phyliss Parris Ross; nephews: Russel Simmonds, Ronald Kiture, Austin and Marlon Williams, Stacey Ambrose, and Dale, Dwight and Melvin Parris; daughter-in-law, Joy A. Williams; son-in-law, Edward C. Gregory; as well as other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.

The viewing will begin at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral service at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 12, at St. Luke A.M.E. Church. Interment will be at St. Luke A.M.E. Church grounds.

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