Helen D. Williams

March 22, 1923 ~ December 14, 2011

Helen D. Williams, 87, of Lake Charles died at 7:32 AM on Wednesday, December 14, 2011 in a local care facility.

Mrs. Williams was born on March 22, 1923 in Bradenburg, KY and lived in Lake Charles for the past 10 years. She was a graduated of Meade County High School, attended Western Kentucky University, and graduated from Spencerian Business College. She then became a school teacher in Meade County before becoming office manager for Phillip Morris Tobacco Company.

She was a dedicated member of St. Luke Simpson United Methodist Church. Mrs. Williams belonged to the China Painter's Guild and was a long time member of the Order of the Eastern Star.

Those left to cherish her memory are her sister, Janet D. Troutman and husband Allan R. of Lake Charles; three nephews, A. Kevin Troutman and wife Debbie, Gary S. Troutman and wife Vanessa, and David Dooley; three great nephews, Clint and Jacob Troutman and Dean Chauffe; one great niece, Megan Troutman.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James M. Williams; her parents, Emma Bunger and William D. Dooley, Sr.; two brothers, William D. and Jack Dooley; and a sister, Sue H. Dooley.

Funeral services will be held at 2:30 PM on Friday, December 16, 2011 in the Johnson Funeral Home. The Rev. Henry Bowden will officiate. Visitation will begin on Friday from 12:00 noon until the start of the service. Interment will be held in Cap Anderson Cemetery in Bradenburg, KY at a later date.

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  1. Know that your family are in my prayers. I loved Ms Helen so much. She was such an awesome lovely lady that always wore her pearls. She has touch all our lives that worked at The Guardian House we walk away being a better person because she has touched our lives. God Bless Millie Domingue Sager

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