Eda “Joann” Williams


Eda “Joann” Williams, 85, passed away Sunday, May, 8, 2016 at Morgantown Health Care Inn. She was a lifelong resident of Trafalgar.

Joann was born July 11, 1930, to the late John and Ethel Williams.

Survivors include her nephews, Ron (Nell) Grose of Franklin and Randy Grose of Littleton, Colorado; great-nieces, Amanda (Jeff) Harshbarger, Laura Kelsay and Sara Grose; two great-great-nieces, two great-great-nephews; and several cousins.

Preceding her death were her parents and her sister, Delia Williams Grose.

Joann farmed with her father and enjoyed life in the country. She later worked and retired from food services at the Indiana Masonic Home and the bakery department at Walmart.

She was very fond of her cats, hiking in the woods and riding horses.

Joann was a member of Mount Zion Assembly Church.

Special thanks to Steve and Linda Demaree and Dan and Lisa Greene for their watchful care.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at Simplicity Funeral & Cremation Care, 951 N. Main St., Franklin. Guy Langston from Turning Point Church will conduct a service at 1 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Joann will be laid to rest in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Humane Society-Johnson County, 3827 Graham Road, Franklin.