Funeral services for Ella Marie Hazelton Williams, age 83, of Ogdensburg, will be held on Saturday, August 28, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Joe Morgan officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Calling hours will be held on August 27, 2010 at the Frary Funeral Home from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Mrs. Williams passed away on August 24, 2010 at her daughter’s home in Russell.
Mrs. Williams is survived by six children, Mrs. Herbert (Norma) Lovely of Ogdensburg, Mr. Daniel Williams and his wife Connie of Illinois, Mr. Michael Williams and his wife Debra of Ogdensburg, Mr. Edward Williams and his wife Debra of Ogdensburg, Mr. Stephen Williams and his wife Ronda of Star Lake and Mrs. Thomas (Rita) Clarke of Russell; and one sister, Myrtle Hazelton Cummings of Mississippi.
She was predeceased by her husband, Morris “Barney” Williams; two sons, Theodore Francis Williams and Eugene Douglas McEathron; one sister, Florence Hazelton McEathron; and one brother, Herbert Hazelton.
Mrs. Williams was born on September 1, 1926 in Canton, the daughter of Fredrick Sullivan and Nettie Agnes Forbes Hazelton. She attended local schools. She married Ernie McEathron which ended in divorce. She later married Morris Merton Williams on November 12, 1944. When she was younger, she worked miscellaneous jobs. She then went to work for Diamond International for quite a while later working in the laundry department at Claxton Hepburn Medical Hospital.
Mrs. Williams enjoyed doing Circle Word Books, tending to her flowers, and enjoying her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Donations may be made in her memory to the American Cancer Society.