A retired State employee, she passed away Friday, Jan. 11, 2013.
She was a resident of Baton Rouge and native of Port Allen. Visitingwas at Hope Community United Methodist Church on Friday, Jan. 18, from 9 a.m. until service at 11 a.m., conducted by the Rev. H. Louis Jones. Interment in Roselawn Memorial Park. Survived by her husband, Leo Williams Sr.; daughters, Patrice Hudson (Anthony Sr.), Baton Rouge, and Pakia Acosta (Herman Sr.), Decatur, Ga.; son, Leo Williams Jr. (Tyra), Stone Mountain, Ga.; sisters, Edna Givens and Linda Adams (Lester Sr.), both of Baton Rouge, Eula Jackson and Joyce Hawkins, both of Port Allen; brothers, Floyd Marshall (Gloria), Bossier City, and Richard Hawkins Jr., Baton Rouge; grandchildren, Anthony Hudson Jr., Paige Hudson, Anique Spriggs, all of Baton Rouge, Kyhmane Jackson, Juan Acosta, Herman Acosta Jr., all of Decatur, Ga., Tia Williams, Stone Mountain, Ga. She was preceded in death by her parents, Richard Sr. and Bernice Hawkins; and brother, Calvin Hawkins Sr.