1948 - 2020|
Cheryl J. Williams, 71, of Shoals, WV met her Savior Jesus Christ on Saturday, July 4, 2020. She was born August 20, 1948, the daughter of the late Bill and Paulena Williams. She was a native of Willow Wood, Ohio, and grew up on Greasy Ridge. Ms. Williams was a 1965 graduate of Symmes Valley High School. She was active in 4-H, band, and served as head majorette. Upon graduating from the Huntington Junior College of Business, she was employed by Ashland Oil, and later retired from banking and the social security administration. She also obtained a bachelor’s degree from Ohio University in 1995. Ms. Williams enjoyed reading, cooking, sewing, and flower gardening, but most of all loved spending time with her grandchildren. She had a gift and passion as a caretaker for those in need. She is survived by two daughters and four grandchildren: Angela (Roger) Wireman of Proctorville, Ohio; and Tracy (Travis) Arnold of Willow Wood, Ohio; Garrett Wireman and Raine Wireman, both of Proctorville; and Corey Miller and MacKenzie Shepard, both of Willow Wood, Ohio. She is also survived by one brother, Keith (Ruth) Williams of Ironton, Ohio; one sister, Donna (Jack) Nelson of South Point, Ohio; one aunt, Gail Ash of Willow Wood, Ohio; two granddaughters by heart, Liberty Ward and Rosie Harris; and many loving cousins, neighbors, and church family. In an effort to advance science, Ms. Williams wishes were to be donated for medical research and was accepted by WVU Medical School in Morgantown, WV. A memorial service will be held in her honor at her beloved church, Truth Independent Baptist Church in Lavalette, WV, on Saturday, July 18, 2020 at 1 p.m. with Pastor Lou Ashworth officiating. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made for cancer research at cancer.osu.edu. Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.ehallfuneralhome.com.