Source: Susan F. Williams Obituary


Susan F. Williams, 101, formerly of Murphysboro, passed away at 7:35 a.m. Monday, March 5, 2018, at the Liberty Village of Maryville, Maryville, Illinois.

Susan was born on May 19, 1916, in Alto Pass, Illinois, to Roy Ferrill and Lela (Holder) Ferrill.

She had worked as a retail clerk at Gertrude's Fashions in Murphysboro.

Mrs. Williams was a member of the Eastern Star and a life time member of the Elk's Lodge # 572 in Murphysboro. She was also a member of the Red Hats Society in O'Fallon, Illinois.

Susan married Charles A. Williams on June 20, 1937, in Murphysboro, and he preceded her in death on April 30, 2001.

Survivors include two sons Jack Williams and his fiancée Betsy Ebersohl of Granite City, IL and Rich Williams and his wife Lana (nee VanCloostere) Williams of Millstadt, IL;

six grandchildren David (Silvia) Williams of PA, Sharon Constantino of Solon, OH, Kim (Bill) Roberts of Greenville, TX, Nicole Williams and her finacee Branden Bilderback of Murphysboro, Tonya Williams of Chicago, and Gina Williams of Brooklyn, NY;

five great grandchildren Drew Roberts and Mallory Roberts of Greenville, TX, Evan Constantino and Reid Constantino of Solon, OH, and Atom Williams of PA.

She was preceded in death by one son David Williams, one grandson Stephen Williams, one brother Owen Ferrill, one sister Fay Fisher, and her parents.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, March 9, 2018, at Pettett Funeral Home with Rev. Melissa Waterman officiating, and burial at Tower Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the First Lutheran Church, Murphysboro. For more information, please visit

Type: Public Announcement

Date: 2018-03-07


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