Juanita Williams Hubert-King

Published 10:14 pm Tuesday, October 5, 2010

JACKSON – Juanita Williams Hubert-King, 81 years old, a retired cosmetologist and community activist expired Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2010 at the residence of her son, Ozelle in Jackson. She was the first born of ten children to the late James Autry Williams and Aline Knight Williams on March 29, 1929 in the North Atmore (Freemanville Community) Escambia County. She is a native of Freemanville, former resident of Whistler, later relocated to Sacramento, Calif. and in recent years returned to Alabama and resided in Jackson.

Her grandparents, Willie (Pearlie Mae Locke) Knight and Eddie (Victoria Knight) Williams Sr. also great grandparents, Daniel (Callie) Knight and Alfred (Cenia) Williams and the Rev. John Thomas “JT” (Retta Bolder) Knight of Finchburg (Monroe County); husbands, Walter Hubert (Herbert) and Marvin Lestr King; sisters, Geneva D. (late Arthur) Rivers and Ollie M. (late Joseph) Barnes; brothers, James (late Josephine) Williams, Leo (Birdie Mae) Williams, Joe Lee (Ellen Bernestine) Williams and Virgil (late Ina Darby) Peoples; sisters and brothers in laws, late Willie Mae H (late Robert) Booker, late Hillary (Ceola Williams) Hubert, late George H. (Mary Knight) Hubert and late Willie Dee Woods, fathers and mothers in laws, the late Percie (late Henry Lela Bell Ross) Hubert (Herbert) and the late Elder Johnny (late Cleva Rogers) King.

Survivors include five children, Ozelle Lewis Hubert (Herbert) Jackson, Nora Mae (Robert) Crawford of Clarkesville, Tenn., Margaret Louise Moore of Lathonia, Ga.; Charles Edward Hubert (Herbert) of San Francisco, Calif. and Helen D. Robinson of Mobile; a sister, Idell (Robert) Longmire of Atmore; three brothers, Leroy (Minnie) Williams of Atmore, Herman (Barbara) Williams of Detroit, Mich. and Willie Fred (Constance) Williams of Tacoma, Wash.; sisters and brothers in laws, Henry (Lula Williams) Hubert, Cleveland (Dorothy) Hubert, Lillian H. (late Don) Whittenberg and John (Creola Jones) King; longtime friends, Mrs. Christine Pouncy of Sacramento, Calif., Ms. Pauline Johnson Watkins of Baltimore, Md., Sis. Rosa Lee Clark of San Antonio, Texas and Sis. Jessie Mae Cox Moore of Los Angeles, Calif.; a beloved high school classmate, Mageline Pierce of Chicago, Ill. As we; as her dear cousin Paralee Williams Hudson-Lamar of Mobile and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, grandchildren and other relatives and friends.

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Memorial services will be held from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 8, 2010 at the Full Gospel Apostolic Church of God in St. Stephens (Washington County) Bishop Theodore Law, founder and pastor. The Home going celebration services will begin be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 9, 2010 at the Faith Tabernacle Holiness Church, North Atmore (Freemanville Community) (Escambia County) where Elder Edgar McCarty is the pastor. Interment will follow in Williams Family Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers make donations payable to: Southwest Alabama Improvement Association (SWAIA) PO Box 1043 Jackson Al 36545-1043.

Jackson Memorial Funeral Home of Jackson will be in charge of arrangements.