Alma W. Williams
Alma W. Williams, 96, of Andrews passed away on Thursday, May 24, 2018 in Andrews.
Family and friends will gather to celebrate her life at 10:00 AM Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at McNett Funeral Home Chapel in Andrews with Pastor Tracy Spencer Brown officiating. Graveside services will be at 4:00 PM Tuesday at Coleman City Cemetery in Coleman, Texas with Pastor Kathy Monroe officiating. Services are under the personal care of McNett Funeral Home of Andrews. Please celebrate her life by visiting www.mcnettfuneralhome.com.
Alma was born on October 2, 1921 in Rockwood, Texas to Alva Noble and Ella Jane Grimm McSwane. Alma married Roy Albert Williams on August 2, 1940 in Rockwood, TX. They lived in several communities including Coleman, Texas before moving to Barstow, Texas where Alma was a clerk with the Barstow post office for many years, they moved to Andrews in 1972. Alma was appointed clerk at the Frankel City, Texas, in 1975, she was appointed officer in charge later that same year. Alma served with the postal service for a total of 28 years before retirement. She loved to play the piano and was an accomplished artist. Alma also enjoyed embroidering, crocheting, working in her yard and loved going to Ruidoso, New Mexico. She was all about her family and friends, she never met a stranger. She was a very special mother, mother in law and grandmother. Alma was preceded in death by her parents, her loving husband of 49 years, Roy A. Williams, a son, Winiford Roy Williams, a great grandson, Jacob Scott Bardin, and son in law, Joe Weston Bardin. She also was preceded in death by all her brothers, Lee, Bertis, Jack, Aubrey and William McSwane and all her sisters, Blanche Arthur, Veona Jackson, Mildred (Sis) Trotter and Dorothy (Dot) Mills.
Alma is survived by two daughters, Brenda Kothmann and husband, Ken, of Mason, Texas and Nancy Bardin of Andrews, daughter in law, Hellen Williams of Andrews, seven grandchildren, seventeen great grandchildren, ten great great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be grandsons and great grandsons, honorary pallbearers will be Joe Trotter, Doug McSwane, Denny Porter, Roy Springer, and Donald, Larry, Gary, Danny, and Johnny Williams.