Hammond, NY- Iris Williams, 87, of 405 Franklin St., Hammond, NY, passed away at her home on May 2, 2014.
Iris was born on June 20, 1926 in Voss, Texas, the daughter of Toliver and Roberta Powers Ferris. She attended Texas schools. She married Clifford Williams on June 29, 1944 in San Angelo Texas. Mr. Williams passed away in 2006.
Iris previously worked at the Hammond Bank and as a waitress at Pine Tree Point and Beefers Restaurants in Alexandria Bay, and Foxys in Fishers Landing. She enjoyed bowling, quilting, and playing bridge. She was active in the Presbyterian Church in Hammond.
She is survived by her daughter-in-law, Linda Williams, Oswego, two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Her son, Stanley Williams, passed away in 2011. She is also predeceased by four siblings.
Calling hours were held at Costello Funeral Home, Alexandria Bay, on Wednesday, May 7th. The funeral service was Thursday morning at the Hammond Presbyterian Church with Reverend Rich Will officiating. Burial was at the Pleasant Valley Cemetery in Hammond with a reception following at the church.
Memorial donations may be made in Iriss name to the Hammond Presbyterian Church.