Helen C. Williams, 103

Helen C Williams age 103 of Bogata died Sat Oct 12  in Regency Nursing Home in Clarksville.

Funeral  services will be 11am Tues Oct 15   in Bogata United Methodist Church . Burial will be in Bogata Cemetery under direction of Wood Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends 6-7 pm Monday at the funeral home.

Mrs  Williams was born April 28,1910 in Lamar County the daughter of Christopher  Columbus (Lum) Fennell and Mary Ann Bushouser  Fennell. Her first husband Phillip Hobbs died in 1960. Her second husband Paul Williams died in 1974 and her third husband Ed Williams died in 1993. She was also preceded in death by  a son Phillip Hobbs in 1989, a son in law Henry Barton in 2001 and a grandson Phillip Edward Hobbs in 1987. She was a longtime member of Bogata United  Methodist Church worked for several  years  at the Bogata  News and at Red River Haven Nursing  Home in Bogata. She retired from Sears  after 23 years of service.

She is survived by two daughters Haletha Jones and husband Granvillle  of Commerce and Patty Barton of Bagwell, a son George Hobbs and wife Janet of Huntsville, six grandchildren  twelve great grandchildren and eight great great grandchildren and one sister Mary Campbell of Ft Worth





  1. We send our sympathy to Patty and her family.

    Jack and Ruth King

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