Nell Rhea (Gray) Williams

April 11, 1930 ~ August 4, 2021 (age 91)


Mrs. Nell Rhea Gray Williams, 91, lifelong resident of Mason, TN died August 4, 2021. She was the daughter of the late George Kyle Gray and Nell Barton Gray, a graduate of Byars Hall High School, and bookkeeper for Liles Brothers and Mason Farm Services. She was a devoted member of Mason United Methodist Church where she served as the pianist and organist. 

She is survived by a son, Larry Williams; a sister, Kathleen Mosert; grandchildren, John Bradley Williams (Kerry), Jennifer Williams Hull (Jayson), Gregory Thomas Williams (Amy), Dr. Allen Riddick Williams (Lauren), Lauren Rhea Williams Wall (Logan); and great-grandchidlren: Anna Claire and Lexie Williams, Jayden and Cameron Hull, Maggie, Kate, and Mary Williams, Bauer and Merritt Williams, John Oliver, Maddon, and Kirby Wall. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, L. Jerry Williams; a son, John Tom Williams (Eva Dale); a grandson, Dr. John Barton Williams (Peria); a sister, Mary Kyle Norfleet. 

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, August 7th, at 10:30 AM at the Cedar Hill Cemetery in Mason with Maley-Yarbrough Funeral Home in charge. 

The family request that any memorials be made to the Dr. J. Barton Williams Endowed Memorial Scholarship at UTHSC Development, 62 S. Dunlap, Suite 500, Memphis, TN 38163. 

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Graveside Service
August 7, 2021

10:30 AM
Cedar Hill Cemetery

Mason, TN

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