Mary Mayola Alexander-Williams

Mary Mayola Alexander-Williams

LAFAYETTE - Funeral services will be held Monday, January 7, 2013 at 10 a.m. at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church for Mary Mayola Alexander-Williams, 95, who died December 31, 2012 at her residence.

Services will be conducted by Fr. Thomas James, SVD.

Entombment will be in Immaculate Heart of Mary Mausoleum.

She was employed by the Kaliste Saloom and Azar families. At the time of her death Mary Williams was still employed by Azar Eye Clinic for over 65 years. She was a devoted member of the Knights of Peter Claver Ladies Auxiliary Court #76 and the Altar Ladies Society, I.H.M. parish for over 50 years.

She is survived by her daughter, Mary Dorothy Davis and a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Wilfred Paul Williams; her daughter, Mary Leona "Sugar Pie" King; parents, Alex and Leoncia Alexander, Sr.; three brothers, Onezephor, Telesphor, Alex Jr.; five sisters, Mary George, Stelly Victor, Celina Williams, Celma Alexander and Rose Mae Alexander-Flugence.

Visitation will be held Sunday, January 6, 2013 at Syrie Funeral Home from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m.

A rosary will be recited on Sunday at 7 p.m.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Syrie Funeral Home, Inc. of Lafayette, LA.

Funeral Home

Syrie Funeral Home - Lafayette
1417 E. Simcoe St. Lafayette, LA 70501

Published in the The Advertiser on Jan. 6, 2013