September 28, 1990
VIDA E. WILLIAMS
HAMPTON – Vida Estel Williams, 74, died Thursday, Sept. 27, in Sentara Hampton General Hospital.
A Ferndale, W.Va., native, Mrs. Williams was a Peninsula resident 25 years.
Survivors include four daughters, Pauline Irvin of Beckley, W.Va., and Nellie Carnes, Shelby Kernel, and Marilyn Davis, all of Hampton; two sons, Thurman W. Williams Jr. of Gloucester and Danny L. Williams of Asheville, N.C.; five sisters, Verbie Aleshire, Opal Pardue, Evelyn Peters, Margaret Kernel, all of Hampton, and Helena Cooper of Orlando, Fla.; 12 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday in Parklawn Memorial Park, Hampton, by the Rev. Clayton K. Ripley.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 tonight in R. Hayden Smith Funeral Home.