Annetta "Anne" Williams
Annetta "Anne" Williams, age 78, of Tulsa, Oklahoma, passed away Friday, November 20, 2020 at St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
She was born June 17th, 1942 in Cassville, Missouri the daughter of Joe and Lucille (Newman) Neeley. On December 30, 1963 she was united in marriage to Jimmy Williams. Surviving are two sisters, Jan Bishop and husband Wendell, and Donna Hammondtree; her two sons, Micheal Wayne Williams and wife Sarah of Charleston, South Carolina, and Wendall Williams of Tulsa, Oklahoma; two grandchildren Emily Stewart and Samual Williams of Frisco, Texas.
Preceding her in death were her parents, husband and brother Harold Neeley of Springfield, Missouri.
Anne grew up in the Cassville area and in 1960, graduated high school from The School of The Ozarks. After marriage, her family moved to Tulsa, Oklahoma where she worked in the financial aid department of Oral Roberts University. Later, she received a degree in nursing from Tulsa Junior College. After working as a nurse in the St. Francis Hospital Recovery Room and ICU, she transitioned to healthcare administration. She became the head administrator of Surgical Associates, a preeminent surgical group in Tulsa, Oklahoma. As testament to an impressive career, she served her industry as President of the Eastern Oklahoma Medical Management Group Association. As testament to her kind soul, she was a founder and Board of Directors member of Tulsa Project Woman (now Oklahoma Project Woman), an organization dedicated to providing access to health care for uninsured women with limited financial resources. She was a wonderful mother and friend forever missed and loved.
Contributions may be made to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society in memory of Anne.
Graveside services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Saturday, November 28, 2020 at Corinth Cemetery in Cassville. Reverend Russell Bishop will conduct the services.
Arrangements are under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville.
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