Mabel Wilson Williams


Nov 1, 1943  Dec 2, 2017

Asheville - Mabel Ann Wilson Williams, 74, of 380 Brevard Road, Passed away Saturday, December 2, 2017 at Aston Park Health Care Center.

A native of Yancey County, Ms. Williams had resided in Buncombe County for most of her life. She was formerly employed with Vanderbilt Shirt Company as a seamstress.

Ms. Williams was the daughter of the late Ernie Melvin Wilson and Edith Julia McKinney Wilson, and was also preceded in death by a brother, James Landon “Jim” Byrd.

Surviving are her daughters: Marrissa McAbee Deifendeifer of Alexander and Terrissa McAbee of Asheville; grandson, Cheston Wade Deifendeifer of Leicester; brother, Kenneth Larry Wilson and wife Joyce of Weaverville; and several nieces and nephews.

No services are planned at this time.

Anders-Rice Funeral Home is assisting Ms. Williams’ family.