Evelyn M. Williams-Newell 91 of Trenton died Saturday September 3, 2016 at Carlyle Health Care Center in Carlyle.
She was born May 27, 1925 in Flat River MO to Brian and Ethel (Fox) Mounce: they preceded her in death.
She married Charles Williams December 23, 1948 in St. Louis, MO and he preceded her in death August 23, 1985.
She then married Manuel Newell June 6, 1992 in Cahokia and he preceded her in death December 28, 1993.
Also preceded in death by a son Byron Williams, daughter-in-law Linda Williams, brothers Ted, Audie, Donald, Dewey, Fount Mounce, a sister Dorothy Quick.
Surviving are her children Tom Williams of Meza, AZ, Linda (Raymond) Spealman of Trenton, special granddaughter adopted and raised as a daughter Lisa (Curt) Newland of LaHarpe
12 grandchildren Byron, Shannon, Marlon, Tyler, Shawn, Tracy, Tiffany, Brandy, Doug, Keith, Curtis and Christie.
several great grandchildren
A brother Jewell Mounce of Houston, Arkansas
Evelyn was a homemaker. She enjoyed playing the guitar and singing, sewing, knitting, artwork and making stain glass items.
Member of Grace Community Baptist Church and Woman’s Missionary in Trenton.
Funeral Service will be Thursday September 8 at 10:00 a.m. at Moss Funeral Home in Trenton. Rev. Bob Marsh presiding. Interment Trenton Cemetery.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday September 7 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.and Thursday September 8 from 9:00 a.m. to time of service at the Moss Funeral Home in Trenton.
Memorials can be made to Alzheimer’s Association, Carlyle Health Care Center Activity Fund, Grace Community Baptist Church and will be received at the funeral home.