July 18, 1932 - June 28, 2020
Helena Lila Dorman Williams, 87, of Kennesaw peacefully departed this life on Sunday, June 28, 2020 at the home of her daughter Joyce, son-in-law Arthur Robert and grandchildren Rachel and Joseph who lovingly were her caretakers for over four years. A Visitation will be held at 10:00 am and Celebration of Life service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 at Mayes Ward-Dobbins Funeral Home in Marietta, 180 Church Street, N.E., Marietta, GA 30060 with Rev. Paul Diamond officiating. Interment will be at Enon Cemetery in Woodstock, GA. Helena was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and was the daughter of the late Samuel Dorman and the late Lila Lillian Gleaton. Her husband Lorenzo Augustus Williams preceded her in death. She will be lovingly remembered by her two daughters, Joyce Lee (Arthur Robert) of Kennesaw, GA and Connie Andrews (Aaron of Woodbridge, VA; five sons, Ronald Handy (Betty Jean) of Fayetteville, NC, Kenneth Gray of Philadelphia, PA, Phillip Pugh of Philadelphia, PA, Melford Williams (Doreen) of Woodbridge, VA, Preston Williams of Columbia, MD. She was also Grandma Helen to grandchildren Rachel Lee Phipps (Corey) Arthur Joseph Lee, Aaron and Raven Andrews, Faye Matthews (Patrick), Kyle, Chanel and Hannah Williams as well as her great grandchildren, a host of cousins, other relatives, and friends. She was a devoted member of Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church but later was saved through the ministry of First Baptist Church of Atlanta where Dr. Charles Stanley pastors and her Georgia family attends. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one grandson Arthur Joseph Lee. She loved serving in various organizations such as being a daughter of the Eastern Star, the American Legion, the VFW Auxiliary, and as a Salvation Army chaplain where she faithfully served her family and community with charity, kindness and compassion. Her legacy of godly living impacted many family and friends for the kingdom of Jesus Christ.
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