Zettie Mae Williams was born January 2, 1928 in Louin, MS to Barney Creal, Sr. and Nezzie (nee Shelby) Creal. She departed this life on Thursday, September 6, 2018 surrounded by her loving family.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Benjamin Franklin Williams; parents; Barney Creal, Sr. and Nezzie Creal, paternal grandparents, Henry Burt Creal and Luzann (Gammage) Creal, maternal grandparents, Botley Gammage and Zettie Shelby, brothers; L.C. Creal, Prentiss “Ray” Creal, J.C. Creal, Barney Creal, Jr., Donnie Creal, Sr.; and one sister, Bobbie Jo Creal-Foster.
She is survived by her loving and devoted daughters; Annabelle (Johnnie) Jones of Casa Grande, AZ and Betty Pearl (James Sr.) Edwards of Joliet, IL; sisters, Doris Williams of Louin, MS, Lennie Williams of Joliet, IL and Rosie Harris of Collins, MS; brothers, John Robert Creal of Louin, MS and Wiley Sr. (Genell) Creal of Merrillville, IN; beloved grandmother of LaFonda (John) Gurka, Terrence Williams, Sr., Latroya (Duonne) Blackamore, Devon Autman, Jamicea (Robert) Newman, Edward Peterson, James (Wankenya) Williams and Johnathan Jones; extended granddaughter, Ami Schiedt; along with numerous great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, in-laws, other relatives and friends.