Mrs. Ellen Williams Foreman, 91, of Regency Pointe in Rainbow City, went to be with her Lord on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012.
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Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, at Morgan Funeral Chapel. Bro. Earl Mitchell of Attalla First Baptist Church will officiate the service. Interment to follow at Oak Hill Cemetery. Morgan Funeral Chapel and Crematory directing.
Mrs. Foreman was a member of the First Baptist Church of Attalla, where she was a member of the Joy Sunday School class. Ellen cherished her church family and in earlier years taught Sunday School and vacation bible school. She also loved gospel music and was an avid Auburn football fan. Ellen spent the last three and a half years of her life at Regency Pointe, where she was blessed with many new, loving and caring friends. Mrs. Foreman was preceded in death by her parents, Edward B. Williams and Lutie Taylor Williams; husband, Edgar Foreman; sister, Katherine Hodges; brothers, Mack Seldon Williams and Edward Williams.
She leaves behind to cherish her memory, daughter, Rebecca Foreman Boner (husband, Steve) of Birmingham; grandchildren, Kelly Shuhda (husband, John) of San Francisco, Brett Boner (wife, Lindsay) of Charlotte; great-grandchildren, Will and Lilly Shuhda of San Francisco, Henry and Fran Boner of Charlotte; brother, George Edsel Williams (wife, Jenny) of Rainbow City. Survivors also include many nieces and nephews. These family members also provided her much pleasure and enjoyment with their calls, cards and visits.
Pallbearers will be the deacons of First Baptist Church of Attalla.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to the Attalla First Baptist Church, 607 Fifth St. NW, Attalla, AL 35954.
The family wishes to extend their heartfelt thanks to the following: friends and staff at Regency Pointe for their care and concern; special appreciation to Dr. Sancheti for his care of our mom over the past 25 years; thanks also to the sixth-floor staff at Riverview Regional Medical Center for their kindness and professionalism.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday morning from 10 to 11 a.m. prior to the service.
Published in The Gadsden Times on August 6, 2012