Donna Ford Williams
- July 5, 1950 - February 8, 2011
- Hopewell, Virginia
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“Your Mom was a very special person and touched many lives and she may have never realized it. I first had contact with her as elementary kids...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Sandy Sacra Hughes - Richmond, VA
“I am so deeply sorry for your loss. She was a wonderful woman. I had the pleasure of working with her for years and going to school with her son for...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: sherry coleman spence - friend
“Tracie & Jay, I was so sorry to hear about your mom.I remember alot of laughs at the store & at your home with her.She was always smiling & ready...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Clayton Oliver (Charlie)
“My deepest sympathies are with each of you. I am so glad she is free of the ALS and resting in peace.
4 of 12 | Posted by: Debra Hearington - Chester, VA
“Little Donna and Big Donna her Mom would call us. We were close friends in high school. We were into the Beatles, chasing boys, hanging out in town...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Donna Wells
“I am blessed to have known Donna. She was an amazing woman with incredible strength, spirit, and a wonderful sense of humor. My thoughts and...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Gail Knode - Hopewell, VA
“My deepest sympathy to Tracey, Jay, and your families. It is so very hard to lose a parent. I pray that you are consoled by knowing that your...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Lydia Buffo
“If ever an angel walked on earth with a pure heart and a gentle, giving spirit, it was Donna. I met her in the early '70's and we became good and...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Susan Blaha Evans - Friend
“Our hearts and prayers go out to you and your family.
Brad & Kimberly
9 of 12 | Posted by: Brad and Kimberly Williams - VA
“My thoughts and prayers are with you!
10 of 12 | Posted by: Debi cunningham Ellis - Friend
I am sorry for you and your family's loss.
We will again see all souls that we have onced loved.
11 of 12 | Posted by: Bob Abernathy
“I went to Hopewell High School with Donna and we sometimes walked home together down West Broadway, me turning off at Park Ave., and she continuing...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Joanne Clarke Gunter - Effort, PA
Donna Ford Williams, 60, of Hopewell passed away Tuesday, February 8, 2011 in the Hopewell Health Care Center. Donna was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph E. and Virginia Grossman Ford, two brothers, Kenny and Joe Ford. Donna managed Williams Grocery in Prince George County for numerous years and was last employed with Cigarette City in Hopewell. She is survived by a son, Jay Williams, her daughter, Tracey Hearington and her husband, Joe, three grandchildren, Brooke Pritchett, Maelee and Emma Hearington, great grandchild, Briley Hudson Brinson, sister, Bonnie Westra, two nephews and a niece, a very devoted companion, Tom Gresham. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 pm Thursday, February 10, 2011 at the Nelsen Funeral Home, 214 N. 6th Avenue, Hopewell, VA. A graveside service will be conducted 2:00 pm Friday, February 11, 2011 in Bermuda Memorial Park with Father Lou Ruoff officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the ALS Association, 7507 Standish Place, Rockville, MD 20855