12/18/14 —– Frederica “Ricki” Williams

WILLIAMS, Frederica “Ricki”, age 63, passed away into rest on December 16, 2014 at home with her family by her side.

She had served as the Business Manager for the Coffee County Board of Education since May 29, 1985 and was a member of the Summitville Church of Christ.

Ricki was preceded in death by her father, the late Melvin Eugene Freeze; sister-in-law, Pamela Nobles Freeze and great niece, Kesley Marie Freeze.

She is survived by her mother, Dorothy Jarrell Freeze of Manchester, TN; daughter, Holli D. Avans and her husband Steve of Manchester, TN; brother, Gregory Eugene Freeze of Manchester, TN; four grandchildren, Cadan, Connor, Carson, and Corbin Avans; an aunt, Jean Nobles Freeze; four nephews, Stan & Laura Freeze, Gary Freeze, Brad & Priscilla Freeze and Russ & Audra Freeze; four great-nephews, Zachary Freeze, Wyatt Akers, Jacob Freeze and Kaden Freeze; four great-nieces, Katlynn Freeze, Karleigh Freeze, Kristlyn Freeze and Linley Freeze; and a host of other relatives and friends.


Wednesday, December 17, 2014 from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at Central Funeral Home in Manchester


Thursday, December 18, 2014 at 12:00 p.m. in the Central Funeral Home Chapel


Shady Grove Cemetery


In lieu of flowers, the family requests that Donations be made In Loving Memory of Ricki to the Lymphoma Research Foundation. Please send donations directly to Janet Morgan with the Coffee County Board of Education at 1343 McArthur Street, Manchester, TN 37355. Holli, Ricki’s daughter, will personally match all Donations. All donations will be presented to the Lymphoma Research Foundation during the Lymphoma Walk in Manchester held in September 2015.

CENTRAL FUNERAL HOME in Charge of Arrangements.flower 21