Mrs. Adelphia “Delphi” Coleman Williams, 71, a lifelong resident of Lake City, died Monday afternoon, January 7, 2013 in the Haven Hospice of the Suwannee Valley following an extended illness. Mrs. Williams was the daughter of the late Ben L. Coleman Sr. and Alma McGee Coleman. Mrs. Williams very much enjoyed being able to be a “stay-at-home mom” and homemaker until her children were teenagers when she began her clerical career in the electrical supply industry where she worked until retiring in 2001. Mrs. Williams enjoyed completing “find-a-word” puzzles, spending time with her family and watching her son-in-law, Randy Combs race his stock car. She was a member of Southside Baptist Church. Mrs. Williams was preceded in death by her husband, V. Lamar Williams, her brother, Ben L. “Roy” Coleman Jr., and sisters, Annette Coleman and Edna Coleman Summers.
Mrs. Williams is survived by her daughter, Kim Williams Combs (Randy )of Lake City; her son, Michael Williams of Lake City; her sisters, Charlotte Sandlin (Al) of Chiefland, Florida; and Faye DuPree (Lamar) of Lake City; brother-in-law, John Williams of Lake Butler, Florida and sisters-in-law, Joan Coleman of Lake City and Glenda Smith (Wayne) of Lake Butler, Florida. Her grandson, Jared Combs (Amy) and her great-grandchildren, Jayden and Chloe Combs also survive. Mrs. Williams has numerous other family members and friends that also survive.
Funeral services for Mrs. Williams will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. Friday, January 11, 2013 in the Southside Baptist Church with Pastor Ralph Rodriguez officiating. Interment will follow in the Hopeful Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 Thursday evening at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial donations be made to the Hopeful Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 289 S.E. Hopeful Drive, Lake City, FL 32025. Or The Suwannee Valley Care Center ( Haven Hospice) 6037 US HWY 90 West Lake City, FL 32055.