Sally Williams Passes Away at 95


Sally Williams Passes Away at 95

Sally Marie Williams of Hermiston died on March 10, 2019 in Hermiston at the age of 95.

She was born on Dec. 12, 1923 in Choudrant, La. to Sammie George Aulds and Vassie Easterling.

Sally married Edwin “Ed” Ernest Williams on Sept. 12, 1941 in Reno, Nev. She was a dog lover, a gardener, a great golfer, and a fantastic cook. She was a member of the American Bowling Association and numerous golf clubs. She was also a shark at the card table and the master of a holiday meal. She was the beating heart of an entire family and generous beyond measure.

She is survived by a son, Jerry Williams, Hermiston; a daughter, Edwina Schneider, Saint Marie, Mont.; six grandchildren; and more than 11 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her beloved grandchild, Sally Sonnier; her faithful canine companion of 17 years, Lil’ bit; her husband, Ed Williams; and her sisters, Maggie Owens, Bernice Decker and Annie Muccia.

A celebration of life service will be held on Monday, April 15, 2019 at 11 a.m. at Burns Mortuary Chapel, Hermiston.

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Burns Mortuary of Hermiston is in care of arrangements.


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