December 24, 2009
SHUQUALAK — Marie McWilliams, 82, died Dec. 21, 2009, at Noxubee General Hospital in Macon. Services are Saturday at 1 p.m. at Friendship MBC in Gholston with the Rev. Marvin Brown officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery. Visitation is today from 1-5 p.m. at Lee-Sykes Funeral Home in Macon. Mrs. McWilliams was born Dec. 21, 1927, to the late Lillie Lawrence; she was a retired factory worker. She is survived by daughters, Lillie Wooldrige and Hattie McWilliam, both of East St. Louis, Ill.; Betty McMillian, of Macon, Marie Coleman, of DeKalb, Ernestine Ivy, of West Point, and Callie Dantzler, of Pearl; son, Clinton McWilliams, of Shuqualak; 13 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren. Pallbearers are family and friends.