Edith Williams Dinkins
She was born Oct. 5, 1914, in Iowa, one of 16 children to the late William Columbus Williams and Sarah North Williams.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Wade Dinkins; several brothers and sisters.
Surviving are her son, John Wayne Dinkins; sister, Mildred Williams Taylor; several nieces, nephews, and other family members.
Her funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, April 6, 2013, at Forbush Baptist Church by the Rev. Joe Souther. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. She will lie in-state 30 minutes prior to the service. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 5, 2013, at Gentry Family Funeral Service in Yadkinville, which is serving the Dinkins family.
Online condolences can be made at http://www.gentryfuneralservice.com.