OKOLONA – Velma Collins Williams, 87, died Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, at Sanctuary Hospice in Tupelo. She was born Jan. 2, 1927, to Tommie Lee Collins and Gertrude Haynes Collins.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, at Clark Chapel M.B. Church. The Rev. William Stevenson will officiate. Williams Memorial of Okolona is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include two daughters, Lillian (Wayne Snow) of Beloit, Wis., and Violet Walker of Okolona; two sons, Marvin (Linda) Williams of Tupelo and Ceasar Williams of Okolona; two sisters, Louise Collins and Gladys Moore, both of Toledo, Ohio; 16 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two sons, one daughter, one sister and seven brothers.
Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
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