July 20, 2012
COLUMBUS — Estella Ames Williams, 58, died July 15, 2012, at her residence. Services are Saturday at 2 p.m. at Pilgrim Rest MB Church in Brooksville with Sammie Lyons officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation is today from 3-8 p.m. at Carter’s of Columbus. Ms. Williams was born Dec. 11, 1953, to the late Ulyesses Ames and Sallie Lou Bush Ames. She was employed as a stocker at Wal-Mart, a member of Pilgrim Rest MB Church and a 1972 graduate of Noxubee County High School. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Dorothy Ames. Survivors include her daughters, Tina Williams and Catherine Lashelle Williams, both of Columbus; sister, Georgia Skinner of Brooksville; and one grandchild.