Christine Williams, 89, of Roland passed from this life Aug. 15, 2018, in Roland. She was born Nov. 8, 1928, in Columbia Falls, Maine, to the late Gilbert and Mary Bailey. Christine was a member of First Baptist Church in Muldrow.
She is survived by her daughter, Sherry Hendrick of Roland; her son, Gary Williams and his wife Jan of Fort Smith; a brother, Richard Bailey of Columbia Falls; three grandchildren, Jody Fincher and his wife Amy, Brittany Cabrera and her husband Jay and Paislee Johnson and her husband Clay; as well as four great-grandchildren, Evan, Cory, Baylee and Ashlynn Fincher.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Clayton Williams; her parents; two brothers, Gilbert Jr. and Octave Bailey; as well as her sister, Janice Rush.
Funeral service will be 12:30 p.m. Monday at First Baptist Church in Muldrow with burial to follow at the U.S. National Cemetery in Fort Smith. The family will greet friends from 2-4 p.m. Sunday at Edwards Funeral Home. Services are under the direction of Edwards Funeral Home.
At the family’s request, in lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Sooner Tulsa Chapter, 2642 E. 21st St., Suite 100, Tulsa, OK 74114; or American Cancer Society, 5434 Walsh Lane, Suite 100, Rogers, AR 72758.
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