Nelva C. Williams, 78, of Clinton, Ark., went to be with the Lord Nov. 24, 2012. She was born Oct. 6, 1934, in Bentonville, Ark., to the late Joseph Hobart and Etta Elizabeth (Durbin) Crouse. Nelva was a Nursery School administrator and a member of the Assembly of God Church, where she served with her husband for many years.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brother Gene Crouse; and a grandson, Brandon Tyler Bradford. She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Rev. J. Ramsey Williams of the home; daughter Kathy Bradford and husband Bobby of Clinton; grandson, Paul Andrew Bradford of Clinton; sister-in-law, Lois Crouse of Cypress, Calif.; three nieces, Peggy Watts of Cypress, Calif., Sue Evans and husband Jon of Oak Glen, Calif., and Nancy Bryant and husband Craig of Anaheim, Calif.; and many friends.
Palbearers: Don Williams, David Williams, Dennis Mitchell, Ken Mitchell, Curt Hagerty, and Steve Williamson. Honorary pallbearers: Don Ray Williams, Harry Pritchett, Frank Durbin, Aaron Duvall, J.D. Mitchell, Jon Evans, and Craig Bryant.
Visitation will be at 10 a.m. and funeral service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, at First Assembly of God Church, Clinton, with Pastors Michael Powers and Bud Avants officiating. Burial will follow at Pee Dee Cemetery.
Donations in lieu of flowers can be made to Junior Diabetes Research Foundation of Arkansas, The Gideons International Clinton Camp, and First Assembly of God Clinton General Fund.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Roller-McNutt Funeral Home of Clinton, Arkansas. Online guest book:www.rollerfuneralhomes.com.