The funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, June 29, 2019 at Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 110 South McDuffie Street, Buena Vista, Georgia. Burial will follow in the Mt. Zion Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Mt. Zion Road, Buena Vista, Georgia.
Mildred Edmonds was born in Americus, Sumter County, Georgia on October 5, 1942, to the late Irene Jackson Williams and Ananias Williams Sr. She was also predeceased by two brothers, Joe Lewis Williams and Ananias Williams Jr. She graduated from John Lewis High School in 1961, Ellaville, Georgia. She was employed by Pratt & Whitney of E. Hartford, Connecticut for many years. She later moved to Georgia and worked for the Travelers Insurance Company of Alpharetta, Georgia, retiring in 2007. She received her Real Estate license while living in Douglasville, Georgia. She was married to the late Levi Edmonds.
She is survived by her daughters: Veronica Williams of Vernon, Connecticut, Jacqueline Williams, Manchester, Connecticut and Bridget Edmonds, Hartford, Connecticut; six grandchildren and four great grandchildren; seven siblings, Harold Williams, Sr. (Beulah), Columbus, Georgia, Annie Rene Williams, Windsor Locks, Connecticut, Dorothy Graves (Linwood), Killeen, Texas, Mary Ann Williams (Dan), Manchester, Connecticut, Sallie Williams, Bloomfield, Connecticut, Larry Williams (Bonnie), Bloomfield, Connecticut, and John D Williams, Sr. (Paris), Lithonia, Georgia; three uncles, Milton Minter (Irene), Clarence Minter (Marjorie), and Willie Minter (Louise); an aunt, Mary Lou Minter, all of Buena Vista, Georgia; sister-in-law, Thelma Williams, Americus, Georgia; and a host of nieces , nephews, relatives and friends.