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Evelyn Naomi (Singleton) Williams

July 17, 1944 ~ February 4, 2023 (age 78) 78 Years Old

Evelyn Williams Obituary

"The Oak Tree"

A Message of Encouragement

A mighty wind blew night and day.

It stole the Oak tree's leaves away,

Then snapped it's boughs and pulled it's bark

Until the oak was tired and stark.

But still the oak tree held it's ground

While other trees fell all around.

The weary wind gave up and spoke,

"How can you still be standing , Oak?"

The oak tree said, "I know that you

can break each branch of mine in two,

carry every leaf away,

shake my limbs, and make me sway.

But I have roots stretched in the earth,

Growing stronger since my birth.

You'll never touch them, for you see,

They are the deepest part of me.

Until today, I wasn't sure

of just how much I could endure.

But now I've found, with thanks to you,

I'm stronger than I ever knew."

 

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Services

Visitation
Monday
February 13, 2023

10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Calvary Baptist Church
8247 S. Jeffery
Chicago, IL 60617

Funeral Service
Monday
February 13, 2023

11:30 AM
Calvary Baptist Church
8247 S. Jeffery
Chicago, IL 60617

Visitation
Saturday
February 18, 2023

10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Craft-Dillon-Ginn Funeral Chapel
219 Highway 98 West
Tylertown, MS 39648

Funeral Service
Saturday
February 18, 2023

12:30 PM
Craft-Dillon-Ginn Funeral Chapel
219 Highway 98 West
Tylertown, MS 39648

Interment following funeral service
Saturday
February 18, 2023

Williams Cemetery
2323 Jeremiah Road
Salvation, MS 39668

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