Laveta Williams

Laveta WilliamsLaveta R. Williams, 78, of Hanna City, formerly of Cuba, died at 8:02 a.m. July 25, 2008, at her home.

She was born April 14, 1930, in Cuba, a daughter of George and Ethel Mae Hageman Owens.

Surviving are two daughters, Beverly Williams and Marsha Williams, both of Hanna City; one son, Randy (and Barbara) Williams of Surprise Ariz.; two brothers, James (and Ila) Owens of Canton and Richard Owens of Kentucky; one grandchild; and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one son, Gary R. Williams on Oct. 20, 1970; two brothers and three sisters.

She had worked several years as a self-employed beautician and as a CNA at Clayberg Nursing Home in Cuba.

She attended Cuba United Methodist Church, and was a Gold Star Mother of Cuba American Legion Auxiliary.

Services were held Tuesday at Henry-Lange Memorial Home in Cuba with Rev. Amy Wharton officiating. Burial was in Fiatt Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to American Diabetes Association.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 7/30/2008