Mildred Irene Williams Medsker was born Jan. 28, 1924, to Perry and Eunice Carpenter Jackson and passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017. She was the youngest of 10 children.
Mildred grew up on the family farm near Choctaw School and Church, where she met her husband, Woodford Williams. They were married Aug. 30, 1940, in St. Charles, Mo. They were the parents of three sons, Richard Gene, Joe Lynn and Roger Jackson were raised on the farm. Woody and Mildred were married 44 years before he passed away. She later married Russell Medsker and he passed. She spent her last years with close Friend, Elbert Miller before he died.
She is survived by son, Richard (Kay) Williams; daughter-in-law, Jackie Williams; son, Roger Williams (Cindy) Moreton; grandchildren, Pam (Kevin) Sullivan, Kevin (Anissa) Williams and Brian (Dawn) Williams; great-grandchildren, Stephanie Williams, Elizabeth (Steve) Drexler, Natalie Shonk, Alicia Williams, Desmond Williams, Kody Williams, Britany Williams, Tiffany Williams, Kennedy Williams, Jason Lane, Chad Lane and Carrie Pritchett; great-great-grandchildren, Kieran Washburn, Kylie Kennedy, Addison Drexler and a little one coming in October. Besides her husbands waiting for her in Heaven, she will be welcomed by her son, Joe; granddaughter, Gena Shonk; grandson, Eric Williams; and great-grandson, Keegan Williams.
She was an active Home Extension member for many years, Singin' Sams and she and Woody loved to square dance. She was a member of the Marshall Baptist Church.
Services in honor of her life will be 10:30 a.m. CDT Monday at Pearce Funeral Home. Burial will be in Marshall Cemetery. Visitation will be 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday. For those desiring, memorial contributions may be made to Clark County 4-H Foundation or donor's choice. Online condolences are being accepted at:
Published on September 14, 2017