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Rebecca Williams, Taylor Co., KY (1924 - 2011)

She was a native of Cumberland Co., KY, and a member of a large respected Taylor Co., KY family. She was a member of Green River Memorial Baptist Church, and had retired after a career at Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville, KY

Rebecca Williams, 87, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 6:15pmET, Sunday, April 24, 2011 in Campbellsville, KY.

Funeral services will be at 1pmET/12 noon CT, Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Don Gowin and Rev. A. Landon Hadley. Burial will be in Green River Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be after 5pmET/4pmCT, at the funeral home.

Rebecca Williams, Taylor Co., KY (1924 - 2011)

Rebecca Williams was the daughter of the late V. J. Shive and Stella Patton Shive. She was born in Cumberland Co., KY, Thursday, February 7, 1924. She died Sunday, April 24, 2011 in Campbellsville, Taylor Co., KY, at the age of 87 years, 2 months, and 17 days.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Green River Memorial Baptist Church.

She was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville.

She united in marriage to James Golden Williams June 8, 1941. He preceded her in death January 12, 1987.

She is survived by the following:
  • One son and two daughters: Richard A. Williams and wife, Linda, Lana Martin and husband, Elwin and Patricia Pierce and husband, Bobby of Campbellsville, KY

  • Four grandchildren: Allen Pierce and wife, Angie and Jennifer Tungate of Campbellsville, KY; Dana Lawrence and husband, Lance and Kimberly Browning and husband, Eric of Lexington, KY

  • Eight great-grandchildren: Amber Natasha Gray, Kristan Beard, Austin Tungate, Shelbie Pierce, Logan Lawrence, Bennie Lawrence, Regan Browning and Ethan Browning

  • One great-great-grandson: Laityn Gray

  • One sister: Gertrude Bennett of Louisville, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by five brothers and five sisters: Charles Shive, Billy Shive, Bruce Shive, Larry Shive, Donnie Shive, Fern Carr, Maxine Wilkerson, Katherine Rice, Regina Rose and Margie Shaheen.

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY in charge of arrangements.

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