Martha E. Brandenburg Williams, the widow of Thomas Franklin Williams, was the mother of Nancy A. Landers, Lydia A. Hewett, Thomas C. Williams and Rosa C. Williams-Craig.
She is survived by six grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Most recently she was a member of Lakewood United Methodist Church. She served as Sunday school teacher, was a member of the Wesleyan Service Guild and the United Methodist Women. After teaching in the public schools in Greenville, she served the Methodist church as a volunteer for 15 years. Most notably she was a teacher for nine years at Lydia Patterson Institute in El Paso, Texas.
Mrs. Williams taught English and speech/drama at Greenville High School for 20 years. She was a member of Kavanaugh United Methodist Church.
Her memorial service will be held Aug. 12 at 1 p.m. at Lakewood United Methodist Church, 2443 Abrams Rd., Dallas 75214.
Published on August 4, 2017