Dolly Williams

Dolly Almeta Williams, 85, of Buckhannon, died Monday, July 8, 2013, in United Hospital Center in Bridgeport.

She was born Jan. 2, 1928, in Beans Mill, a daughter of the late Frank M. and Mable O. Lewis Zirkle.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene M. Williams, who died Dec. 28, 2012; and also nine siblings.

She is survived by one son, Gary Williams of Buckhannon; two daughters, Julia Zickefoose of Auburndale, Fla., and Sharon Gantt of Hampton, Va.; one granddaughter, Cecile Robertson of Winter Haven, Fla.; one grandson, John M. Gantt of Newport News, Va.; special caregiver, Lisa Williams of Rock Cave; and special family friend, David Wilfong of French Creek.

Mrs. Williams was a homemaker. She enjoyed cooking, flowers, gardening and spending time with her family. She was dearly loved and will be greatly missed.

Friends will be received Thursday, July 11, from 1 to 2 p.m. at Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home with funeral services starting at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Wease L. Day officiating. Burial will follow in Indian Camp Church Cemetery at French Creek.

Online condolences may be made to the family at Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.