Yvonne Williams, 85, of Star City, passed away October 24, 2021 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff.
She was born August 2, 1936 in New Edinburg to the late Joseph Clark and Imma Moore Rice. She was of the Baptist faith; was a seamstress for Levi Strauss and was a retired beautician.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph C. Williams; four brothers, CPL Ernest Ralph Rice, Sgt. Joseph “JC” Rice; PFC James “Ray” Rice, Nelson Rice, and Jackson “Jack” Rice; four sisters, Edna Deane Cameron, Mrs. “Dovie” George Sprague, Mrs. “Clydie” Edward Walls, and Mrs. “Pauline” James Jacks.
Survivors include a son, Michael Williams; daughter, Rhonda Erler of Louisiana; four grandchildren, Cash, Kristen, Erik, and Valerie Erler; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be held Thursday, October 28, at 2 p.m. at Rowell Cemetery with Bro. Rickey Harrison officiating. Visitation is Thursday from 1:30 p.m. until 2 p.m. at the cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: New Home Missionary Baptist Church, 14060 Hwy 54, Pine Bluff, AR 71603.
Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City.