Marguerite Jenkins Williams, 86, of Fredericksburg, VA, passed away on Monday, December 13, 2021, at Lakewood Retirement Community located in Richmond, VA.
Marguerite served the Lord throughout her entire life and had a significant spiritual impact on many people. She first served as a Sunday School teacher at age sixteen, and she continued to lead Bible studies into her early eighties. One of Marguerite’s greatest joys was recounting memories of her missionary trips to Kenya and Uganda; she greatly treasured the enduring friendships formed through her numerous visits to Africa.
Marguerite is survived by her daughter, Linda (Mark); sons, Bruce (Melissa) and Stan; brothers, Jim and Bill; grandchildren, Jonathan (Katie), Kristin, Morgan (CJ), Jaclyn (David), Christian, Michael, Skyler, Joshua, and Trinity; and great-grandchildren, Liam, Jon, Ellie, Caroline, Austin, and Zoey. She was preceded in death by husband, Sidney; daughter, Karen; parents, Claude and Mary; and brother, Murdoch.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 29, 2022, at Ferry Farm Baptist Church in Fredericksburg, VA. The service will also be shared via live stream at FerryfarmBC.org. Burial will be private at Quantico National Cemetery at a later date.
She will be missed by her family and friends worldwide.
Memorials may be made to Lakewood Employee Crisis Fund c/o Virginia Baptist Homes Foundation, 3961 Stillman Parkway, Glen Allen, VA 23060 or Ferry Farm Baptist Church, 1 Westmoreland Drive, Fredericksburg, VA 22405.