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Tanisha Gulley Williams
January 26, 1976 ~ June 5, 2018 (age 42)
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Tanisha Gulley Williams, a native of Mobile, Alabama, was born to Herbert Lee Gulley and Julia Mae Hunt on January 26, 1976. Affectionately called “Nita”, she departed this life on June 5, 2018.
Tanisha was soft-spoken and loved people. She never met a stranger. Tanisha accepted Christ at an early age. Later as an adult, she was baptized in Jesus’ name and filled with the Holy Ghost. She served her church faithfully as a prayer warrior and a member of the cleaning committee until her health failed. Tanisha witnessed to many about salvation and was always willing to pray with others.
Tanisha graduated from Grand Bay High School and furthered her education in Child Care Training. She also loved doing hair.
Tanisha was preceded in death by her parents, Herbert Lee Gulley and Julia Mae Hunt; one sister, Hermaine Michelle Gulley; father-in-law, James E. Williams; and grandparents, Leonard and Leverne Hunt and Emanuel and Dorothy Gulley.
She leaves to cherish her memories: a devoted husband, Jarrett Williams, Sr., two devoted daughters, Taijai Denae Diggs and Julia Clarice Mae Williams; three devoted sons, Jarrett Cedric Williams, Jr., Samuel Herbert Williams and Israel Immanuel Williams; one sister, Kasie (Daniel) Presswood; one niece, Katejah Kierra Gulley; one nephew, Daniel Dupree Presswood, Jr.; two great-grandnephews, Kaydn Gulley and Joshua Glenn Jr.; mother-in-law, Julia Williams of New York, NY; one brother-inlaw, Jarvis (Tammy) Williams of Atlanta, GA; two sisters-in-law; Julienne Williams and Juvenia Williams, both of New York, NY; a host of uncles, aunts, cousins and other relatives and friends, especially her church family, New Testament Tabernacle Church.
Mrs. Williams will lie in state on Friday, June 15, 2018 from 1PM - 6PM at Heritage Funeral Home | 953 S. Broad Street. Mobile, AL 36603. Celebration of Life Services will be Saturday, June 16, 2018 with a viewing from 9AM-10:50PM, followed by a 11AM Service at Christ Temple Apostolic Church | 901 Virginia Street, Mobile, AL 36603.