Ann Stephens Allen Williams




Raleigh – Ann Stephens Allen Williams, affectionately known as “Mrs. Ann” passed away Tuesday, December 19, 2017. A funeral service will be held on Friday, December 22, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. Interment will follow the service at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. Ann taught school in Fuquay for 36 years, and was passionate about teaching children about Jesus and His love. She was an avid gardener and cook. She loved to sing and play the piano. She loved her family and was loved by many.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Thomas R. Allen, Sr.; brother, Rollin T. Stephens; grandson, Joseph Adams, Jr. and step grandson, Scott Wall, Jr.

Surviving are her husband, John W. Williams; daughters, Sheila Allen Gregory and husband Richard of Raleigh, Dawn Allen Buffaloe and husband Scott of Garner; sons, Thomas R. Allen, Jr. and wife Susan and Steve Allen and wife Kris all of Raleigh; grandchildren, Nicole Haddock, Ivey Cosgrove, Chad Allen, Hunter Allen, Blake Allen, Loren LaFollette, Carolina Gregory, Amanda Boykin, Camilla Lambert, Matthew Flowers, John Flowers, Brooks Brown and Brent Sellers; 9 great grandchildren; 2 great great grandchildren; sister, Louise S. Upchurch of Raleigh; step daughters, Nancy Rose Sellers and husband, Archie of Garner, Wanda Flowers and husband Travis of Zebulon; Belinda Brown and husband Rick of Holly Springs; step grandchildren; 7 step grandchildren; 2 step great grandchildren.

The family will receive friends prior to the funeral service from 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. on Friday, December 22 at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church and other times at the home of Tommy and Susan Allen, 8836 Ransdell Road, Raleigh.