Mrs. Geneva Bentley Williams, age 85 of Summerville, Georgia passed away Wednesday, September 21, 2022 in a Rome hospital.
Mrs. Williams was born in Cherokee County, Alabama on April 20, 1937,
daughter of the late Melvin Bentley and Ophelia Hawthorne Bentley. She
was a member of the Four Mile Baptist Church and was retired from the
Chattooga County School System, where she worked at the Summerville
Middle School as a custodian and a lunchroom attendant. She was a great
cook, loved gardening and tending to her flowers, but especially loved
spending time with her family. In addition to her parents, Mrs.
Williams was preceded in death by her second husband, Charlie Henry (CH)
Hendrix, third husband, RW Williams; sister, Luna Mae Tucker and
brothers, Kenneth Bentley, Gene Bentley, Buddy Bentley and Dennis
Mrs. Williams is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Sherry and
Stacey Koonce; sons and daughters-in-law, Danny and Pam Powell and Lt.
Col. Ret. Douglas and Effie Powell; grandchildren, Lindsey and Zach
White, Josh Koonce and Rosemary Powell; special friends and neighbors,
Elsie Elrod and Peggy Herod; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services for Mrs. Williams will be held Saturday, September 24,
2022 at 2:00 P.M. in the Chapel of the Coffman Funeral Home with Pastor
Joel Smith officiating. Interment will follow in the Summerville
Pallbearers will be Leon Tucker, Jimmy Tucker, Roger Tucker, Josh
Koonce, Zach White and Greg Bentley. Honorary Pallbearers will be Peggy
Herod and Linda Wooten.
Mrs. Williams will be in state at the Coffman Funeral Home and the
family will receive friends Saturday from 1:00 P.M. until the funeral