Ruth "Mickey" B. Williams

June 12, 1928 ~ November 30, 2023 (age 95) 95 Years Old

Ruth "Mickey" Williams Obituary

Ruth B. “Mickey” Williams, 95 of Mt. Jackson passed away on Thursday, November 30, 2023, at Life Care Center in New Market, VA.  A Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, December 12, 2023, at 11:00 A.M. at Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church in Mt. Jackson.  Reverend Matthew Diehl will officiate. The burial will be private.

Ruth was born on June 12, 1928, in Mt. Jackson and was the daughter of the late Oliver L. Burkett, Sr. and Ada Baker Burkett. She was a 1945 graduate of Triplett High School and a 1946 graduate of Palmer’s Business College in Woodstock. She was a volunteer for the Open-Door food pantry. She was a member of Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church, altar guild, choir and various committees. She worked for many years at Bird Insurance in Mt. Jackson.

She was preceded in death by her first husband Deryl Kerlin, and her second husband Joseph Williams, brothers Richard Burkett, Oliver L. Burkett Jr. and sisters Helen Burkett, Dorothy Stoneburner and Mildred Dinges.

She is survived by a son, Jeffrey Kerlin, a stepson, Steve Williams, and sister Margaret Sigler.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Blue Ridge Hospice 333 W. Cork Street, # 405, Winchester, VA 22601 or Mount Calvary Lutheran Church, 5983 Main Street, Mt. Jackson, VA 22842.

Arrangements are in the care of Dellinger Funeral Homes, Mt. Jackson.

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Celebration of Life
December 12, 2023

11:00 AM
Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church
5983 Main Street
Mt. Jackson, VA 22842


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