Nora was born in Mineola, Texas on Thursday, May 7, 1959, to her parents Leon and Minnie Williams. She was the baby of the family with a heart of gold. Affectionately known as “PERKY”. Nora gained her wings, March 30,2021 in Dallas, Texas, with her family rushing to be by her side.
Her service to God began at an early age at Sidney Temple Church of God In Christ. Later joining Eagle Mount Sanctuary of Love, and eventually uniting with New Life Fellowship Baptist Church until the time of her passing.
Nora’s education was garnered in the public school system with graduation in the class of 1977 at Mineola High School in Mineola, Texas.
She met and married Larry Martin , and to this union two children were born. Clifton Williams and Rodrick Martin. After some time in life alone she met the love of her life, and married Billy Coleman , and she gained a bonus son Terry Douglas.
Her parents, three brothers, Leon Williams, Stanley Williams, Will Otis Spencer, One sister, Thomasina Williams.
Three special Angels who will welcome her home. Son,
Desmond Coleman, nephew, Damone Williams, grandson,
Rodrick Martin Jr., all preceded her in death.
She leaves to cherish her memory and to continue her legacy of love, her husband, Billy Coleman, sons Clifton Williams(Sheretta) , Rodrick Martin, and Terry Douglas ( Brandy)
Sisters: Linda Smith, Gladys Tuck ( Cecil), Stephanie Brown (Jerry), Opal Williams and Sherri James (Dwight).
Perky’s heart was so big that she inherited other children that she raised, who will miss her greatly. Mecca London,
Regina Starks, Jayma, Lyrica, D’Vante and Teagan . Seven grandchildren , and three great-grandchildren.