Mrs. Catherine Pettiford Williams

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Blackwell, Reginald
  Bradsher, Curtis
Cates, Anita C
Clifford Jr., John
Daye, Sylvia M
Farmer, Jerry L
Fuller, Annie
Goods, Earl L
Henderson, Rhonda
Lawson, Nathaniel
Marshall, Ernest
Russell, Anthony C
Wade, Laura
Williams, Catherine
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Mrs. Catherine Pettiford Williams, age 80, departed her earthly life and entered eternal rest on Thursday, May 23, 2024 at Person Memorial Hospital in Roxboro, North Carolina. She was a native of Person County, born on April 6, 1944 to the union of the late Arthur Pettiford and the late Hattie Cleamons Pettiford.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter Tonya D. Lowe and son Shelton Williams.

Mrs. Catherine Pettiford Williams leaves to cherish her memory her loving husband Jerry H. Williams of the home; four sons Jerry D. Williams (wife Lisa); Kevin Williams (wife Jessica); Kent Williams (wife Tammy); and Durell Williams (wife Michelle), all of Roxboro, North Carolina; sisters-in-law Nannie Lester, Mattie Banks and Norma Jean Pettiford, all of Roxboro, North Carolina; brothers-in-law Barry Williams (wife Cynthia) of Semora, North Carolina and Frank Newman, Sr. (wife Phyllis) of Roxboro, North Carolina; special nieces Lisa Bumphus, Sophia Williams and Everlene Pettiford; very special cousin Tiny Allen Williams; and a host of additional loving nieces, nephews, grandchildren, additional relatives and friends.

Public Viewing

Tuesday, May 28, 2024
1:00 PM until 5:00 PM
Hester, Whitted and Daye Funeral Service
603 South Main Street
Roxboro, North Carolina 27573
Phone: (336) 599-0104


Tuesday, May 28, 2024
7:00 PM until 8:00 PM
Greater Cleggs Chapel Community 
Missionary Baptist Church
2601 Surl Mount Tirzah Road
Timberlake, North Carolina 27583
Phone:  (336) 364-8207

Funeral Service

Wednesday, May 29, 2024
1:00 PM
Greater Cleggs Chapel Community
Missionary Baptist Church
2601 Surl Mount Tirzah Road
Timberlake, North Carolina 27583
Phone: (336) 364-8207
Reverend Louis E. Cash, Eulogist
Reverend Frederick K. Wilson, Officiant


Peace Memorial Gardens
650 Old Durham Road
Roxboro, North Carolina 
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The Family of the late
Mrs. Catherine Pettiford Williams
would like to thank everyone for the many acts of kindness that they received surrounding the loss of their loved one.