Memorial services for Henrietta Dawson Williams, 59, of Big Rock, Tennessee, a native of Trigg County, will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main Street in Cadiz. The family will receive friends beginning at 11a.m. until the memorial service time.
Henrietta Williams passed away Saturday, February 2, 2019, at her home. Henrietta was a homemaker and a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. In her spare time, she enjoyed painting and puzzles. She was a member of Olivet Baptist Church in Herndon.
She is survived by her husband of 43 years, Jessie Williams of Big Rock; two sons, Jessie Williams, Jr., and James Williams, both of Hopkinsville; a daughter, Xylena Williams Sams and husband Douglas of Big Rock; seven grandchildren, Jessie J. Williams, III, Devin Williams, Xander Ford, Angelina Sams, Heavens Sams, Gabriel Sams, and Emily Williams; and six sisters, Faye Morse of Cadiz, Geraldine Smith and Kathy Scott, both of Hopkinsville, Glenda Murphy of Herndon, Brenda Dawson of Princeton, and Sandy Dawson of Oak Grove.
She was preceded in death by her father, Henry L. Dawson; her mother, Aileen Baker Tillman; and three brothers, Johnny Sutton, Tommy Sutton, and Gerald Tillman, Jr.