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The Henry family of Hampden, Trelawny, Jamaica, and the Williams and Cooper families of Harper City, Maryland County, Liberia, regret to announce the passing of their beloved Mother, Grandmother, Sister, Aunt and Cousin, Mrs. Avis Henry Williams.  This sad event occurred on Monday, May 9, 2016, in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

Mrs. Avis Henry Williams was predeceased by her husband, the late Reverend Dr. John Bolton Williams of Harper, Maryland County, Republic of Liberia.  She leaves to mourn her loss her brother and sister-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Clasford (CG) and Joy Henry, one sister Ms. Bereta Henry, and her beloved nephew, Mr. Johann Emile Henry.  She also leaves to mourn her loss her children Richelieu A. Williams (Catherine), Jennifer Williams-Graham (Alvin), Pasquita Williams Sherman (Moses), Jackie Williams-Ntow (Saar), Janet Williams, David and Oretha Zeon, Lucia Williams, Rose Benson, Augustine Williams and Jennifer Duprey-Williams, several nephews & nieces including, Dr. Charles B. Cooper, Jr. (Regina), Alice Cooper-Perry, Agnes Cooper-Lamptey, Amelia Cooper, Sandei Cooper (Amelia), Charlotte Cooper-Wolters, Jenkins Cooper (Cecelia), Andre Henry (Remalyn), Bryan Henry and Harriett Williams, and a host of family and friends in Jamaica, Liberia, Ghana and the United States.

Viewing/Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 26, 2016 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Mayes Ward Funeral Home Chapel, 180 Church Street, Marietta, GA 30060.

Funeral services for Mrs. Avis Henry Williams will be held on Friday, May 27, at 11:00 am, at the First United Methodist Church, 56 Whitlock Avenue SW, Marietta, GA 30064, United States.  Interment follows immediately at the Mountain View Cemetery, 410 Whitlock Willow Way NW, Marietta, GA 30064, United States.

Family Contacts:
Mr. Johann Emile Henry: +1 284-340-7324
Mr. Richelieu A. Williams: 770-815-5618
Mrs. Jennifer Williams-Graham: 770-605-3197
Mrs. Oretha Zeon: 770-895-9500
Mrs. Cecelia Cooper: 703-731-4735
Mr. William Hare: 202-450-0649
Ms. Lucinda (Peewee) Cooper-Thomas: 201- 486-4978