September 13, 1934 – July 25, 2019
Evelena Ellis Williams, 84, of Snow Hill, passed away Thursday. Funeral services will be conducted 1:00 p.m. Thursday, August 1, 2019, at Mt. Calvary Free Will Baptist Church, La Grange, NC, with Bishop J.E. Reddick officiating. Interment will follow in Snow Hill Cemetery, Snow Hill, NC.
The family will receive friends Thursday, from 12:00 Noon until 1:00 P.M., at the church located at 602 S. Wooten St., La Grange, NC.
Surviving are four sons, Ronald D. Williams (Edythe) of Snow Hill, Donald K. Williams (Gwen) of McLeansville, Chapman U.J. Williams (Linda) of Pflugerville, TX, and John A. Williams (Nedra) of Creedmore; a host of grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and one sister, Pauline Jones of Wilson.
She was preceded in death by her son, Kenneth A. Williams; her parents, Ruben and Gladys Horne Ellis; and two sisters.
Funeral services are under the direction of Thomas-Yelverton Funeral Home, Wilson, NC. Online condolences may be sent to www.thomasyelverton.com.