Faye Moore Williams, 87,  passed away Monday, March 11, 2019 at UNC Rex Healthcare, Raleigh, NC, surrounded by family.

Funeral Service will be 2:00 PM Saturday, March 16, 2019 at Beulah Hill Baptist Church, with Reverend Darrell Williams and Reverend Curtis Barbery officiating. Burial will follow at the Williams Family Cemetery, Eagle Springs, NC.

Faye was a native of Moore County and a graduate of West End High School, where she was involved in many activities.  She was known as “Home Run Faye” on the softball field. She worked in textiles and later at Nichols Pottery, where she was always ready to share a smile and a kind word. Faye was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother.  Family was most important to her. Family meals, that she loved to cook, in later years could include about 70 people. Faye enjoyed sewing and crocheting. She planted a garden and enjoyed canning, freezing and sharing the produce with everyone she could. She was a daughter of the late John Thomas and Mary Lee Gordon Moore and was predeceased by her husband: John Williams, grandson: Christopher; son in law: Stephen; and 5 siblings.

Faye is survived by daughters:  Sharon McNeill, Roxanne Thomas, Marie Maness, Robin Nichols and husband Garry, Ella Grace Lemonds; son: Beau Williams,  grandchildren: Sonya, Billy, Kimberly, Jeffery, Steffanie, Matthew, Carrie, Hollie, Michelle, Kirby, Tommy, Brandi, Jody, Melanie, 34 great grandchildren; 8 great great grandchildren; sisters: Mabel Foster, Carolyn Moore; many nieces, nephews and friends.

Memorials may be made to Beulah Hill Baptist Church, P O Box 492, West End, NC 27376.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 PM, Friday, March 15, 2019 at Kennedy Funeral Home and at other times at the home.

Kennedy Funeral Home is honored to serve the Williams Family.

Online condolences may be made at www.pinesfunerals.com




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  1. Bryan, Hollie, Samantha, Caroline, Jaleigh & Corey Maness lit a candle.

  2. Mrs.Faye, it was a pleasure to have known you and your husband John and all your family.
    Condolences to the family and may you rest in peace.Remembering you as always happy and greeting me with a smile. You will be missed and fondly remembered.- – 

  3. With Heart-Felt Sympathy and Prayers for all the family. ‘As long as we live and remember, our loved ones live within our hearts.’ May God hold you especially close through this difficult time. Mrs. Williams was such a sweet, kind lady.

  4. Sweet Faye will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. Heartfelt prayers for all the family. May you feel the very presence of the Holy Spirit surrounding you during your time of grief, bringing peace and comfort to each of you.- 

  5. I am so sorry for your loss….Sharon & Roxanne…I used to drive your school bus #87…u were the sweetest children!!!!

  6. You are in my prayers! My daddy & Mrs. Williams are finally visiting and rejoicing in heaven while we are all missing them!!-  I am sure they are happy now!-  No suffering!!

  7. Praying for all the family. Faye was a wonderful lady. Lots of hugs- 
    We love y’all Gina and Danny OQuinn- 

  8. Love & prayers during this difficult time! Know that she will be missed but is now at complete peace & rest with her Saviour, Jesus Christ! Friends in Christ, MIKE & GAY MARTIN / Eagle Springs, NC

  9. God cares for those with a broken heart; Psalm 34:18 assures us that he is close to them. Psalm 147:3 says: ‘He heals the brokenhearted; He binds up their wounds.’ God strengthens us by giving us ‘the power beyond what is normal’ to make it through each p

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