Mrs. Sallie Winters Williams

Published 7:45 pm Thursday, October 25, 2018

LANETT  — Mrs. Sallie Winters Williams, 84,  of Lanett, Ala. passed away on Monday, Oct. 22, 2018 at the East Alabama Medical Center in Opelika, Ala.

The celebration of life service will be Saturday, Oct. 27, at 1 p.m. EDT  at Greenwood Baptist Church, 4829 Veterans Memorial Pkwy, Lanett with Dr. James McTier, Jr., senior pastor, officiating. Burial will follow in the church Cemetery. The body will lie in state one hour prior to the service. A visitation will be held on Friday, Oct. 26 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

She was born on March 8, 1934 to the late Lonnie Winston and Lizzie Mae Booker. She was a retiree of Lanett Mill and P.F. Moon. She was a faithful member of Greenwood Baptist Church.

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She was preceded in death by her husband, Joe Williams Jr., and two sons, Marcus Winters and Rev. Tony Winters.

She leaves to cherish her loving memories, her children: Marva Pollard of Detroit Mich., Barbara (Sam) Lanier of Valley, Mary (Marvin) Reese, Rose Ann (Nameon) Harris, Mary Ann (Jerome) Brown, all of Lanett; Rev. J.C. (Melinda) Winters of Phenix City, Ala. and Timmy (Chiquita) Williams of Fremont, Cal.; 23 grandchildren, 34 great grandchildren and five great-great grandchilren; two sisters, Shirley Thompson of Michigan City, Ind. and Tommie Brown of Hamilton, Ohio; three special devoted cousins, Brenda Jones, Carrie Walker, and Dorothy Griggs, and a host of other relatives and friends.

To sign the online guestbook and express condolences, please visit The family may be contacted at her home, 1922 32nd Street, Lanett.

Unity Mortuary in Valley is serving the Winters and Williams Family with professional and courteous service.