Memorial for Nanette Smith Williams ’51
DECATUR -- Nanette Smith Williams, 87, of Decatur, passed away Tuesday, September 25, 2018.
Nanette was born in Rockford, IL, on February 4, 1930, the daughter of Roy and Rachel (Carle) Smith. She worked as a 5th grade teacher at Coyne Center School in Sherrard, IL. After retirement Nanette worked as the director of Denkmann Hauberg House, Rock Island, IL. She was a member of 1st Presbyterian Church, Decatur, and former member of the South Park Presbyterian Church, Rock Island, IL, M.H. Chapter P.E.O. and Zeta Tau Alpha Sorority at Millikin University. Nanette married Robert Oliver Williams February 12, 1950, in Decatur, IL, and he preceded her in death in November of 1997. Also preceding her in death were one brother and one sister.
She is survived by her children: David (Lisa) Williams of Brandon, FL, Diane (Robert) Dunn of Decatur and Linda (David) Bart of Albuquerque, NM; grandchildren: Blair (Dana) Dunn, Kelsey (Peter) Gibbs, Molly Dunn and Drew Dunn.
Visitation will be Monday, October 1, 2018, from 10 am until the service time of 11 am at the 1st Presbyterian Church, Decatur. Burial will take place at a later date. Memorials may be made to: M.H. Chapter P.E.O. or 1st Presbyterian Church, Decatur.
The family of Nanette Williams is being served by the Moran & Goebel Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2801 N. Monroe St., Decatur, IL 62526. Memories and condolences may be shared at www.moranandgoebel.com.