Mildred Josephine Songer Williams, 80, of Givens Lane in Blacksburg, went to be with the angels on Sunday September 13, 2009 at 5:23 PM at her home after a long illness. She was born in Giles County on August 16, 1929. She had a talent to make some very beautiful crafts.
Mildred is survived by her children Frankie Jean Smith of Blacksburg, Racheal Dianna and Lester Green of Blacksburg, Rose Marie and Fred Revizzo of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, Deborah Ann and Bobbie Calfee of Welch, WV; Robert Michael Williams of Hoges Chapel and Charles Edward Williams of Christiansburg; her sisters Alma Delois Conoyer of Missouri and Annamae King of Tennessee; and 19 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren, five great-great-grandchildren.
Mildred was preceded in death by her mother Amanda Elizabeth Sanders Songer, her father Francis Marion Songer, her husband William Andrew Williams, her son William Powell Williams, one great-granddaughter Ryan Nicole Chasin, five brothers Frank Marion Songer, Andrew Lee Songer, John Donald Songer, Bobby Patrol Songer, Harry Gene Songer and her sisters Mary Magdalene Sarver, Ruth Elizabeth Ratcliff, Maud Kathleen Lytton.
Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, September 16, 2009 at 2:00 PM in the Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St. in Pembroke. Burial will follow in the Lucas Cemetery at Newport. The family will receive friends at the funeral home two hours before the services. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.