Mary Frances Williams

October 18, 1941 ~ January 24, 2020 (age 78)


Mary France Williams was born on October 18, 1941, to the late Raymond and Nellie Knight from Claxton Georgia. 

Mary’s passion was to serve the Lord, family and others.  She humbly enjoyed her family, cooking and always being readily available to talk to anyone about life and the Lord. 

Mary Frances Williams departed this life on Friday, January 24, 2020, surrounded by her family.  Mary was preceded in death by her daughters Jacqueline Louise Boykins – Clark and Gloria Frances Barrett, 2 sisters Evelyn Miller and Mary Lee Hampton. Parents, Raymond and Nellie Knight. Grandson, Kajon T. White.

Mary leaves behind children: Lakeatrice Williams – White (Kelvin) Mark Williams (Janice), John C, Williams, Ronnie Williams, Lyndon Boykins (Tina) Chelsea Jones all of Gainesville, FL, Kathlyn Houghton of Lauderhill, FL and Jaqueline McKenzie of West Palm Beach, FL.  66 grandchildren, 26 great grands, nieces, nephews, and numerous cousins and other relatives.

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 Service Program


January 31, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Multipurpose Facility
1124 NE 3rd Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32609

Celebration of Life
February 1, 2020

12:00 PM
Showers of Blessings Harvest Center
2615 SE 15th Street
Gainesville, FL 32641

Interment following funeral service
February 1, 2020

Grasslawn Cemetery
2837 NW 13th Street
Gainesville, FL 32609

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