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Fern Warren Bruce Williams

Mount Vernon, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA
Death 28 Jun 1958 (aged 57)
Mount Vernon, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA
Burial Mount Vernon, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 55055858 · View Source
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Fern Warren Williams Dies; Rites Monday

Mrs. Fern Warren Williams, a former proof reader at The Register-News, died at 3:40 this morning at her home, 508 North street. She was 57 years, 11 months and 22 days of age.

Mrs. Williams was employed at The Register-news for several years and later resided and worked in St. Louis.

She had been in failing health for some time.

Funeral services will be held Monday at 2:00 pm at Myers Chapel. The Rv. Andrew Caraker will officiate and burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery.

The body will lie in state at Myers Chapel, where friends may call after 3:00 pm Sunday.

Mrs. Williams was born July 6, 1900 in Mt. Vernon, the daughter of Frank C. and Eva (Talley) Bruce.

She was first married to Mott W. Warren who died September 13, 1946. She was later married to Wendell Williams, who preceded her in death August 31, 1954.

She was a member of the First Community Church.

She is survived by five sisters, Mrs. Wave Warner of Los Angeles, Calif., Mrs. Nina Dykes, Mrs. Edna Tate and Mrs. Opal Ward of Mt. Vernon and Mrs. Mack Berry of Madison, Ill.

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  • Created by: Teresa Wilson Rogers
  • Added: 17 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55055858
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Fern Warren Bruce Williams (6 Jul 1900–28 Jun 1958), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55055858, citing Oakwood Cemetery, Mount Vernon, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Teresa Wilson Rogers (contributor 47301009) .