NewburyportNews.com, Newburyport, MA

January 21, 2013

Charlotte (McDougall) Williams


GEORGETOWN — Charlotte (McDougall) Williams, a lifelong resident of Georgetown, passed away Friday afternoon, Jan. 18, 2013 at her home with her family by her side. She was the wife of Edward G. Williams of Georgetown. She was born in Georgetown, daughter of the late Joseph and Katherine (Conley) McDougall.

Charlotte graduated from Perley High School. During World War II, she worked as an inspector at Sylvania. She was employed as a secretary for Williams Oil Service in Georgetown for many years. Charlotte was at heart a homemaker, devoted mother and wife.

In addition to her husband Edward, she is survived by their children, a son, Gerald E., and his wife, Mary, Williams of Georgetown; two daughters, Lynne Cramer of Georgetown and Cynthia and her husband, Paul Tinsley, of East Bridgewater. She also leaves her sister-in-law, Marion L. Roberts of Rowley and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sisters, Althea Sibley of Bradford, Wilhelmina Marble of Georgetown and Mildred Shanahan of Essex, N.H.

ARRANGEMENTS: Services will be private at the request of the family. Arrangements by the F.S. Roberts and Son Funeral Home of Rowley. Donations in her memory may be made to Life Choice Hospice, 161 S. Main St., Middleton, MA 01949 or to the Georgetown Fire Dept. Rescue Squad, 47 Central St., Georgetown, MA 01833. For information or to send condolences, please visit www.fsrobertsandson.com.