2013-09-05 / Obituaries


Ernestine (Jackson) Williams, 91, died Aug. 31, 2013.

She was a member of Mt. Carmel Missionary Baptist Church. She volunteered at Good Samaritan Hospital in Dayton, Ohio where she later became a nurse’s aide.

Survivors include three children, Fred Elmore Jr., Jeremiah (Saundra) Davis, Hazel Lavette; seven grandchildren, Fred Elmore III, Nadya, Adam, Jermiah Davis Jr., Jeannice Devon, Jamen-Jamal Dawud, Makeda Amani; six great-grandchildren, Carol, Cailye, Adam Jr., Kenadie, Amirah, Jamen-Jamal Jr.; a host of nephews, nieces, cousins and friends. She was the last of her generation of sisters, brothers and in-laws.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Williams Sr.

The service was Sept. 7 at 3 p.m. at Orange Hill Baptist Church in Grove Hill. In lieu of flowers please make donations to the American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association.

Dignified and professional services entrusted to Small’s Mortuary, 950 South Broad Street, Mobile, AL 36603. Condolences may be offered at www.smallsmortaury.com.

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