Nahalia Williams, 86, of Robbinsville, North Carolina, passed away, Sunday, July 1, 2018, at Harris Regional Hospital in Sylva, North Carolina.
She was a native of Blount County, Tennessee and the daughter of the late Billon and Vannie Cooper Garland.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Big Lenard Williams, in 1997, her daughter, Edina Williams, in 2016,and her granddaughter, Aileen Howell.
She is survived by her daughter and her husband, Claida and Larry Williams; son and his wife, Raymond and Mary Ann Williams, all of Robbinsville, North Carolina; grandchildren and their spouses, Bryan and Glisha Williams, Wess and Felicia Williams, Raymie Williams; her sister, Carol Hutchinson of Knoxville, Tennessee; and 9 great-grandchildren, Katie, Anna, Triton, Carter, Katelyn, Kandee, Karlee, Josh and Madison.
Funeral Services were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 3, 2018, at the Townson-Smith Chapel. The Rev. Kevin Brooks officiated. Burial followed at the Lone Oak Baptist Church Cemetery. The family received friends from 12 till 2 p.m. on Tuesday at the Chapel prior to the services.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Nahalia’s dear friend and caregiver, Ann Kraushaar, who is battling cancer. Donations can be mailed to Ann at 333 Gladdens Creek Road, Robbinsville, North Carolina 28771, be dropped off or mailed to Townson-Smith Funeral Home in care of the Nahalia Williams Family, 160 Five Point Road, Robbinsville, NC 28771.
Townson-Smith Funeral Home was honored to have served the Williams family. An online register is available at www.townson-smithfuneralhome.com.