|Betty J. WIlliams-Carlson, age 73, of London Mills, Illinois died on Tuesday, June 22, 2010 at 3:17 P.M. at OSF St. Mary Medical Center in Galesburg, Illinois.
She was born on July 25, 1936 in London Mills, Illinois, the daughter of Marion Eldon and Ruth Kepple Sampson.
She married John C. Carlson on July 28, 1998 in Lewistown, Illinois.
He survives of London Mills, Illinois.
Also surviving are:
Son: Brian Keith Williams of Elk City, Oklahoma
Daughter: Pauline Williams of Havana. Illinois
Stepsons: John C. (Diane) Carlson of Beverly Hills, Florida, James E. (Vickie) Carlson of Bradford, Arkansas and Kevin J. Carlson of St. Joseph, Missouri
Stepdaughter: J. Christine Martin of Bedford, Texas
One Grandchild and Seven Step Grandchildren
Two Great Grandchildren and Five Step Great Grandchildren
Several Nieces and Nephews
She was preceded in death by her parents.
She was raised and educated in London Mills, Illinois.
She was a homemaker and helped her father on the farm.
She worked at the feed business in London Mills, Illinois.
She enjoyed hunting and farming with her husband and was an avid reader.
Funeral Services will be held on Friday, June 25, 2010 at 12:00 Noon at the Hurd Hendricks Funeral Home and Crematory in Knoxville, Illinois. Rev. Don Reynolds officiating.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, June 24, 2010 from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. at the Funeral Home in Knoxville, Illinois. Burial in Knoxville Cemetery in Knoxville, Illinois.
Memorials may be made to the London Mills Community Ambulance. Online condolences and sympathy cards may be sent through www.hurd-hendricksfuneralhome.com.