Easter Lee Williams
November 26, 1921 – January 21, 2019
Mrs. Easter Lee McNair Williams was born November 26, 2021 in Mt. Olive, Mississippi to the late Mr. Wesley McNair and the late Mrs. Clotee McNair She departed this life on January 21, 2019 at her residence.
Mrs. Easter accepted Christ at an early age. Before moving to Brookhaven, Mississippi from Odessa, Texas she was a member of the Mt. Zion Baptist Church where she served on the Usher Board. She was an Eastern Star E.E. Burnett Delight Chapter 107. She also worked as manger of the Food Pantry at Mt. Sinai Baptist Church. After moving to Brookhaven, MS she became a member of New Beginning Church in Brookhaven, MS where she served until her health began to fail.
Her career included working as a waitress in her Mother's restaurant in Odessa. Later she went back to school and received her GED. She then worked as a phlebotomist.
She was united in marriage to Mr. Samuel Williams.
She enjoyed spending time laughing with family and friends. She never met a stranger. She loved people and had a very, very humble spirit.
Mrs. Easter was preceded in death by her father and mother; her husband; one granddaughter, Sharessa; one grandson, Jason; two great grandsons, Jonel and Martel.
Mrs. Easter leaves to cherish in her precious memories: one daughter, Mrs. Emma Jean Smith (Joe Willie) of Brookhaven, MS; one son, X.L. Weathersby (Verena Yvonne) of Victorville, CA; five grandsons, Gamel Bryant of Brookhaven, MS; Anthony Smith (LaTonya) of Hattiesburg, MS, Johnny Ray Sims (Anurady) of Victorville, CA, Michael Smith of Chicago, IL and Phillip Smith of Iowa Park, TX; five granddaughters, Trellis Smith, Chiquita Scott, Kenyatta Wolf, Tameeka Wolf and Erica Rawls all of Chicago, IL; seven great gransons, Bryan Barksdale of California, Nathan and Robert Smith of Brookhaven, MS, Jahari Wolf, Jeremy Wolf and Amonte Wolf all of Chicago, IL and Martez Smith of Milford, OH; nine great granddaughters, Melissa Guvara, and Dominique Martin both of Victorville, CA. Chamara Warren, Macherie Warren, Dariana Nelson, Deja Nelson, Sidney Smith, Beianca Wolf and Sharessa Brookins all of Chicago, IL; three great great grandsons, Samuel Barksdale of California, Bryson Martin and Justin Martin both of Victorville, CA; one great great granddaughter, Shakyra Newsom of Nashville, TN; a very special friend, Mrs. Bertha Davis "GOODNIGHT", Las Vegas, NV and other relatives and friends.
- Funeral Service Friday, February 1, 2019
- Burial Friday, February 1, 2019