First Posted: 12/18/2009
THOMASVILLE Mrs. Lissie Johnson Williams, 82, of 293 East Drive, Thomasville, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Dec. 17, 2009. She had been in declining health since June. Mrs. Williams was born March 10, 1927, in Mount Airy, a daughter to the late Edgar and Lilly Johnson. She was married to Fred T. Williams Sr. before he preceded her in death Dec. 3, 1992. Mrs. Williams came to High Point in 1942 and worked in the furniture factories, then moved on to the hosiery mills and after many years retired in 1993. Surviving are a son, Fred T. Williams Jr. and wife Shirley of Level Cross; a daughter, Pattie Sue Shore and husband Rickey of Trinity; a sister, Bertie Skeen of Trinity; three grandsons, Eric Dwayne Shore, Samuel Dean Shore and Rickey Gene Shore; and great-granddaughter, McKenna Alexis Shore. Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at Cumby Family Funeral Chapel in Archdale. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorials may be directed to Hospice of the Piedmont, 1801 Westchester Drive, High Point, NC 27262. The family would like to give a special thanks to Betsy, Cindy, Celina, Cheri and Pastor Don of Hospice, Gay Wyche of Advanced Home Care a loving and caring neighbor. Online condolences may be made through www.cumbyfuneral.com. Arrangements by Cumby Family Funeral Service in Archdale.