ANDOVER — Lorena O. Williams, age 94, of Andover, Ohio, died Friday, July 11, 2014, at Andover Village Retirement Community.
She was born Nov. 10, 1919, in Plateau, Ala., a daughter of Henry and Lucinda (Jones) Lucas.
A long time area resident, Mrs. Williams retired from Andover Industries after many years of service. She was a member of the Williamsfield United Methodist Church, where she belonged to the Ladies Aid Society. She was also very active in the Country Neighbor program in Orwell. She enjoyed doing crafts, sewing, and she always had a green thumb and enjoyed flower gardening.
Mrs. Williams married Shaped Williams on April 21, 1948. He died March 5, 1991. She is also preceded in death by her parents; son-in-law, Buford Williams; one sister; and two brothers.
She is survived by her two daughters, Sherilyn Williams of Ashtabula, Ohio, and Nita Lorainne Williams of Columbus, Ohio; two grandchildren, William S. Bradley and Candace L. Bradley; seven great-grandchildren; two nieces, Carol Pickette and Mary Jones, both of Plateau, Ala.; several other nieces and nephews; and close friends, Grace Cunningham of Andover, Rae Ann McCarthy of Williamsfield, Kathy Burke of Georgia, and Bernice Watson of Williamsfield.
A Funeral Service will be held 1 p.m., Friday, July 18th, at BAUMGARDNER FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICE, 134 Prospect St., Andover. Burial will follow in Williamsfield Center Cemetery.
Calling Hour will be Friday from 12 p.m. until the time of Service.
Memorial contributions can be made to Country Neighbor, P.O. Box 212, Orwell, Ohio 44076.
An online guestbook is available at www.baumgardnerfuneralhomes.com and starbeacon.com.