Virginia Yardley Williams

Born: Fri., Jun. 14, 1918
Died: Sat., Mar. 30, 2013

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Virginia Nell Yardley Williams, age 94, of Woodville, GA, died on Saturday, March 30, 2013 at St. Mary''s Good Samaritan Hospital in Greensboro. Born in Greene County, Indiana, on June 14, 1918 she was the daughter of the late Richard Yardley and Florence Mabel Pugh Yardley. Mrs. Williams received her education while living in Virginia. She worked as an office manager for Empire State Chair Company in Atlanta. She moved to Woodville from Atlanta in the late eighties. She enjoyed her family, sewing and crocheting.

In addition to her husband, Alvin Henry Williams, Sr. who preceded her in death in October of 1979; she was preceded in death by her siblings, Robert P. Yardley, Richard K. Yardley, Paul Keith Yardley, Mary Morgan and Rebecca Young. She is survived by a daughter, Karen Elizabeth Oliver of Lexington, GA; a son, Buddy Williams of Woodville, GA; a sister, Suzanne Huckaba of McDonough, GA; six grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren and one great great grandchild.

Graveside Services will be held Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at Crest Lawn Memorial Park, 2000 Marietta Blvd., NW, Atlanta, GA 30318 with Rev. Dennis Mitchell officiating. The family will receive friends Monday night from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at McCommons Funeral Home. McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at to sign the online guest register.

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Nancy Yardley Martin
   Posted Sun March 31, 2013
My sympathy to my cousins and their families

Lauren Amelia Cannon
   Posted Sun March 31, 2013
My sympathy to the Williams family

Charles McCook
   Posted Mon April 01, 2013
My condolences to the Williams family. My we commemorate Grandma Williams long and joyful life.

Teressa Gentry
   Posted Mon April 01, 2013
Buddy & Julie, Very sorry for your loss. Please know we are thinking of you at this sad time. Tee and Donald

Lydia McCook
   Posted Mon April 01, 2013
Grandma lived a long life, probably longer than any of us will live. She accomplished many things and leaves many behind. I enjoyed knowing her. My sympathy to all the family.

Greg Holliday
   Posted Tue April 02, 2013
Will miss grandmama as will all. Rest in peace till we meet again. Sincerely Greg

Sheryl Cauble
   Posted Tue April 02, 2013
My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. I have fond memories of "Aunt Ginny". She was always my favorite. Blessings to you and your family.

Wanda McCannon
   Posted Sat April 06, 2013
May God be with each of you!