|Silvia Greer Williams|
A memorial service to honor Silvia Greer Williams, 74, of Meadville, MS, was held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov, 24, at the Meadville Baptist Church under the direction of Riverwood Family Funeral Service.
She was born in Boyle, MS, May 11, 1935, the daughter of Rev. and Mrs. L.T. Greer, and passed away in Natchez on November 19, 2009.
She was graduated from Pearl High School and Mississippi College with a degree in Elementary Education and Music.
Silvia taught in the public schools of Yazoo City, Meridian, and Ferriday where she met and married her husband, Ray "Pete" Williams. They moved to North Platte, Nebraska where she taught until her retirement.
In 2008, the Lord led Silvia and Pete back to Mississippi, where they continued to serve the Lord with gladness at the Meadville Baptist Church.
Silvia was a devoted Christian and served her Lord with her musical talents wherever she lived.
Survivors include her husband of 43 years, Pete Williams; step-daughter, Angel Lindsey and husband, Terry; two step-grandchildren, Rachel and Mac Lindsey of Vidalia. She is also survived by one sister, Pauline Greer Corban and husband, Mickey, of Pearl, MS; one brother, Billy Greer and wife, Carolyn, of Vicksburg; several nieces and nephews and many friends.
Mrs. Williams was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Raymond "Butch" Greer.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Meadville Baptist Church Bus Fund at P.O. Box 369, Meadville, Ms. 39653