ROCKY MOUNT — Linda Gibson Williams, 65, passed away peacefully on Feb. 27, 2014.
Born in Marboro County, S.C. on Oct. 11, 1948, she was the daughter of the late Malloy Gibson and Lena Russell Gibson.
Linda was a devoted mother, wife, and sister who loved her family. During her life she was a caring person and devoted to helping others in need. Linda graduated from the University of North Carolina at Pembroke and later completed her masters degree in education from East Carolina University. She taught at several schools during her teaching career; however she spent the majority of her career on staff at Rocky Mount Senior High. Even after her retirement, she was dedicated to helping her past students in any way she could to further their adult life.
She leaves behind her husband of 35 years Harry Williams, daughter Stacey Adams and husband Mike of Raleigh, son Frank Norton and wife Alicia of Rocky Mount, grandsons Caleb, Connor, and Chase Adams, and sister Kathy Gibson Puckett of Laurel Hill.
A service to remember Linda will be held at 3 p.m. on Tuesday at St. Johns United Methodist Church in Gibson with the Rev. Melvin Barnett officiating. Visitation with the family will follow the service.
Arrangements entrusted to Wheeler and Woodlief Funeral Home, 1130 N. Winstead Avenue, Rocky Mount NC 27804.
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