Princeton – Gertrude Hamilton “Trudy” Williams, age 92, died Saturday afternoon, July 14, 2018 in the Woodard Care of Goldsboro. Born March 11, 1926 in Harnett County to the late James Arthur and Minnie Caro Marshburn Hamilton, she was the widow of Joseph Jenkins Williams and was preceded in death by both of her sons, Randy Williams and Eugene Williams, her brothers, Robert Hamilton and Glen Hamilton and her sister, Juanita Marks. When she lived in Raleigh, Trudy was a member and deacon at Fuller Memorial Baptist Church and she became a member of Princeton Baptist Church when she moved to Princeton. She was also a member of the Pine Level Bridge Club.
A funeral service will be conducted at 7:00 p.m. Tuesday July 17, 2018 in the Princeton Baptist Church with the Rev. Dwayne Batten officiating. The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. just prior to the service in the church fellowship hall. A private burial will be held at a later date in the Oakwood Cemetery in Raleigh.
Surviving are her daughter, Diane Williams Langston and husband Guy of Princeton; seven grandchildren, Bryan Langston (Tiffany), Kevin Langston (Jo), Danielle L. Pope (Travis), Carrie Williams, Ereka Williams (Carlos Valdez), Eric Williams and Andrew Williams and 13 great grandchildren.
Flowers are acceptable or memorials may be made to the Princeton Baptist Church, 211 South Pearl Street, Princeton, NC 27569.