Darlene F. Williams
Published 3:27 pm Tuesday, November 8, 2022
AULANDER – Darlene Farmer Williams, age 62, of Millennium Township, passed away on Monday, November 7, 2022 at her home.
Darlene was born in Hertford County, North Carolina on July 27, 1960, a daughter of the late Ray Anderson Farmer and Evelyn Cecil Farmer. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend. She was a talented floral designer and always created amazing arrangements for any occasion. She loved to spend time at the beach with her toes in the sand. Darlene enjoyed riding around on the golf cart, listening to George Strait, taking care of her grandchildren, which affectionately called her Nana, and hanging out with her friends. Better known as a porch monkey, she loved that time sitting and watching the hummingbirds and watching her grandbabies play. Darlene was a dear friend to many and will be deeply missed by her family and friends.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, SGM Johnnie Ray Farmer.
Left to cherish Darlene’s memory are her beloved husband, Thomas; two sons, Thom Williams and wife Shannon, Jon Williams and wife Chrystal; six precious grandchildren, Mason Williams, Levi Williams, Luke Williams, Rhett Williams, Brayden Harper, and Morgan Williams; her sister, Evelyn Ann Rawls and husband Ray; brother, Danny Farmer and wife Judy; sister-in-law, Paula Farmer; along with numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and extended family and friends.
The family will receive friends from 7-8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 8, 2022 at Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service, Ahoskie, NC, and other times at the home.
A celebration of life funeral service will be held on Wednesday, November 9, 2022, at 11 a.m. at the Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel, Ahoskie, NC, with Pastor Greg Hurdle officiating. Burial will follow at Job Cemetery, Aulander, NC.
Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Williams family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting www.garrettsykesfs.com.