Ulesse Williams


SHERRILL — Funeral services for Ulesse T. Williams, 86, of Sherill, Ark., passed January 15, at his home, will be Saturday at 12:00 noon, New Salem, M.B.C., Rev. Clark Thomas Pastor.

He was born July 15, 1926, in Sherrill, Ark., son of the late General & Lillie B. Whitside Williams.

He attended Sherrill Rosenwald School.

He worked at Rudly Stell Mill in Milwaukee, Wis., he moved back to Arkansas in 1969. He got a job in construction, after that, he worked as a supervisor in the Pine Bluff School District for several years until his retirement in 2001.

He was a member of New Salem, M.B.C. where he was church treasurer for 17 years and served as a Usher.

Survivors include one stepdaughter, Lola Shaw of Milwaukee, Wis.; three brothers, Ira (Marie) Williams of Pine Bluff, General (Bernice) Williams of Milwaukee, Wis., Mozell Williams of Waukegan, Ill.; one Aunt Pricilla Boyl of Little Rock; nieces, nephews, cousins.

Visitations may be made 6-7 p.m. Friday at the Funeral Home.

Burial will be in Elwin Smith Cemetery in Pastoria, Ark., services by Perry Funeral Home.