Bobbye   Ann   Ragland   Williams   passed   away   on
Wednesday,  April  24,  2013  after  a  long illness. She was
preceded in death by
parents: Sidney A. Ragland and Sarah
Ann  Kirby  Ragland,  
Brothers:  Bedford,  Vernon,  Savage,
Verble, Lester, Cordell, and Guy Ragland; and
Sisters: Bessie
Brown, Ethel Brown, and Daris Apple.
    
Survived  by  
daughters:  Samantha  Williams  of Nashville,
Tennessee and Suzanne Williams (Frank Fly) of Murfreesboro,
Tennessee; her
kitty-cat: Libby; brother: Thurman (Jenny)
Ragland of Sterling Heights, Michigan; and
sisters: Nell (Arlin)
Barton of Russellville, Kentucky and Elise Huff of Sparta,
Tennessee.
    
Bobbye  was  born  in  Jackson  County,  Tennessee  on
September 8, 1934, the youngest of 14 siblings.  She moved to
Nashville after graduating from Jackson County High School in
1953. She married Glenn Williams on February 22, 1962.

 Bobbye is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews
and great nieces and nephews. Bobbye was a lifelong member
of Curry’s Chapel United Methodist Church where she spent
many Sundays playing the piano and organ.
    
Services will be held at Curry’s Chapel United Methodist
Church on Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. with Rev.
Jackie Wheeler officiating.  Visitation will be from 10 A.M. until
time of services at the church. Burial will immediately follow the
service at Brown’s Chapel Cemetery.

 In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Brown’s
Chapel Cemetery Fund c/o Jack Brown 952 Dry Fork Road,
Granville, TN  38564 or to the Curry’s Chapel United Methodist
Church Building Fund 1775 Shepardsville Highway,
Bloomington Springs, Tennessee 38545.
    
Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral Home of Gainesboro is
in charge of the arrangements.
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