Ruth Williams, 84, passed away Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016, at Licking Park Manor.
She was born May 18, 1932, in Licking, daughter of Thomas and Viola Hebblethwaite Craig. She and Wayne Williams were married Sept. 1, 1951, in Salem, Ark.
She and her husband, Wayne, opened W.W. Livestock Products in 1982. She also cooked at the Licking Livestock Auction Cafe for many years.
She accepted Christ as her personal Savior at a young age. She was always active in church.
She enjoyed reading, word searches, quilting, embroidery and playing with her grandkids.
She was preceded in death by her parents; an infant daughter, Naomi Ruth; a granddaughter; and a great-granddaughter.
Survivors include a daughter, Linda of Houston; three sons, Randy, Kevin and Robbie of Licking; nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Services are Tuesday, Aug. 16, at Boone Creek Baptist with Pastor Wayne Carrigan officiating. Burial was in Boone Creek Cemetery under the direction of Fox Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be made at www.foxfh.net.