Shirley A. Williams, 69, of Winamac, IN passed away at 4:32 AM Thursday, November 14, 2019 at Ascension St. Vincent Carmel Hospital. She was born on March 9, 1950 in Knox, IN to the late Ernest B. and Florence C. Thompson. Shirley was a graduate of Knox High School.
Shirley was the owner of Diamond Lil’s in Winamac alongside her husband, John. She enjoyed cooking and visiting with her patrons. Shirley was an avid collector of many unique items. She also enjoyed traveling and visiting her granddaughter, Emma, on the lake as often as possible.
Shirley was full of personality and will be deeply missed by all who knew her.
She is survived by:
John H. Williams, Winamac, IN Husband
Frank Thompson, Elkhart, IN Son
Terry Howerton, Lafayette, IN Son
Toby Williams, Winamac, IN Son
3 Grandchildren: Justin, Daniel and Emma
2 Great Grandchildren: Peyton and Noah
Preceded in death by:
Ernest B. and Florence C. Thompson, Parents
Atheleen P. Thomas, Step Mother
A Celebration of Life will be from 2-5 PM EDT on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN followed by a Gathering at Diamond Lil’s. Memorial Contributions may be made to the funeral home. Online Condolences may be offered in the guestbook at www.frainmortuary.com. Cremation Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.