Gerna Ruth Williams-Smith


Gerna Ruth Williams-Smith, 90, of Greenwood, died Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016.

The daughter of Jesse and Leota Clayourne Groover, Gerna was born Nov. 20, 1925, in Elwood.

Gerna is survived by her sons, Donald A. (Kathi) Williams of Greenwood, Larry R. (Rebecca) Williams of Plainfield, Michael T. Williams and Darrell L. Williams, both of Indianapolis, and Gary W. (Bobbi) Williams of Greenwood; 16 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 7 p.m. Thursday at Forest Lawn Funeral Home, 1977 S. State Road 135, Greenwood, where friends may call from 5 p.m. until the time of service. Burial will be at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens, Greenwood.