Helen Grace Williams, 76, a native of Peterman and a resident of Pensacola, Fla., for the past 53 years, died Thursday, May 24, 2007 in Bay Minette.

She was a loving and caring mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She attended the Baptist church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Elbert Williams.

Survivors include three sons, Bobby (Janice) Williams of Atmore, Larry (Beth) Williams of Saraland, and Randy (Lynn) Williams of Pensacola; daughter, Mary (Randy) Barrow of Pensacola; 10 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren; two brothers, J.D. Brown of Peterman and Joe Brown of Camden; three sisters, Betty Jean Sheffield of Evergreen, Louise Robinson and Pat Lovell, both of Camden.

Funeral services were held Sunday, May 27 at Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Home with the Rev. C.L. Langford officiating. Burial followed at Oak Hill Cemetery.

Pallbearers were her grandsons, Christopher Barrow, Matthew Williams, Michael Barrow, Casey Williams, Logan Williams and Justin Harris. Honorary pallbearers were Eric Barrow, LaDana Thomas, Miranda Williams and Amber Harris.

Visitation was held Saturday, May 26 at the funeral home.

Arrangements were made by Petty Funeral Homes LLC, Eastside Chapel, Atmore.