Born 6-26-1915 -- Died 12-2-2005
Louise Barnesteen Wright Williams, homemaker, died Dec. 2, 2005, in Thayer, Mo. She was born June 26, 1915 at Thayer, the daughter of Albert C. and Viola "Ola" Jane Ryan Green.
She was married to Elmer Holesapple and to this union three children were born. She married in 1942 at Salem, Ark., to Marvin Wright and to this union two children were born. She married in 1989 in Ash Flat to George Williams.
Survivors are her husband, George of Granite City, Mo.; one son, James A. Holesapple and wife, Dorothy Carole, of Joplin, Mo.; three daughters, Deana "Diane" O'Mary of Thayer, Marlene Simer and husband, Ronnie, of Broken Bow, Okla. and Shirley Powell and husband, Gilbert, of Thayer; five stepchildren, Chuck Williams and wife, Lil, of St. Louis, Dorene Cierpiot and husband, Jim, of St. Charles, Jewell Williams and wife, Jardene, of St. Louis, Sondra Kinder and husband, Richard, of Collinsville, Ill., and Larry Williams of St. Charles; 14 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; 12 step-grandchildren; one very special sister-in-law, Davene Green of Thayer; one niece; two nephews; and other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Marvin Wright, one infant son, Robert Holesapple; three grandchildren; one great-grandchild; one infant sister, Grace Green; one brother, A.C. Green Jr.; one stepson and one infant stepdaughter.
Burial was in Thayer Cemetery with the Rev. Richard Green, Rev. Charles Barnett and pastor Don Tabor officiating. Arrangements were by Carter Funeral Home Inc. of Thayer.