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Esther A. Williams

Monday, July 25, 2005

Esther A. Williams, 91, of Odon, passed away at 9:55 a.m. on Saturday, July 23, 2005 at Ketcham Memorial Nursing Center.

Born July 30, 1913 in Daviess County, she was the daughter of Roland Arford and Belva Jane Mumaw. On Feb. 29, 1936, she married Warren Williams. He passed away in 1958.

She was a school teacher at Odon Elementary School. She had attended Central Indiana Teachers College and was a member of the Daviess County Retired Teachers. She was a member of the Odon United Methodist Church, the Odon Mutual Improvement Club, and the Friendly Neighbors Home Ec Club.

Survivors include: two daughters, Linda and her husband Gary Ault of Newberry, and Jane Crew of Plainville; five grandchildren, Pamula Flinn of Chambersburg, Pa., Karen Dove of Elnora, David Ault of Newberry, J.R. Crew of Washington, and Rodney Crew of Jasper; and 10 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and four brothers, Foster, Royal, Robert and Wilbur Arford.

Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at Poindexter-Hall & McClure Funeral Home Odon Chapel with the Rev. Tim Ahlemeyer officiating. Burial will be in Walnut Hill Cemetery.

Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. today at the funeral home in Odon.