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Lenora Matthews Williams

Death 13 Mar 2017 (aged 81)
Burial Saint Francisville, West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 177501343 · View Source
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Lenora M. Williams was born July 25, 1935 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana to the late Leonard and Virginia Brown Matthews. She departed this life on March 13, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. at OLOL hospital. Lenora was the 4th of 7 children. She attended public school and graduated from Capitol Senior High School in 1954.

She married the late Elbert L. Williams Jr., and was widowed at an early age. She attended Halls Green Chapel AME Church and was baptized at an early age. She moved her membership to Israelite Baptist Church with her father, where she served as President of the Senior Ushers Board and the Sisterhood Ministry. She was a member of the "Breakfast Club" social club.

Mrs. Williams retired from the EBR Parish School System in 1989. She was a Nanny to several families in the Baton Rouge community.

A beautiful life to remember to cherish her are her children: Linda Paul (Sylvester), Velma Williams, Stephanie Palmer, Cliff Robinson (Charlotte), Carl Robinson (Elaine), and Theresa Sylva.

A very special niece, Yolanda Ellis (Reginald) all of Baton Rouge, LA. One brother, Thomas Matthews (Jackie),

one brother-in-law, four sisters-in-law, 13 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Reverend Donald R. Sterling will be conducting the funeral services at Israelite Baptist Church, 1841 Thomas Delpit Dr., Baton Rouge, LA

Interment is at Hickory Grove Cemetery, St. Francisville, LA.




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