She loved music and the arts, particularly with regard to programs at the College. She was also an avid reader and participated in local book clubs and discussion groups.
She is survived by her two sons, Dr. Richard Franklin Williams and his wife Mary Ellen of Concord, North Carolina and Stephen Pryor Williams of Little Rock.
A memorial service will begin at 12:00 p.m. Monday, Feb. 17, 2020, in the Ellebracht Chapel at Lyon College under the direction of Roller-Crouch Funeral Home of Batesville with Rev. Leslie Roper officiating. Interment will be at a later date in Oaklawn Cemetery.
There will be a visitation from 11:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. on Monday in the Bevens Music Room at Lyon College just prior to service.
Memorials can be made to Lyon College, Batesville, Arkansas or to the Old Independence Regional Museum in Batesville.