Obituary: Candy Williams


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Candy Williams, 66, Noblesville, died March 19 at her home. She was born April 3, 1950, to James and Laura Mae (Walton) Vernon in Noblesville.

Candy co-owned her own hair salon early in her and then held many other jobs in the Noblesville community. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She was the “best Mamaw there ever was” and an avid Cubs and Pacers fan. Candy had a positive and fun-loving spirit and had many friends and a great sense of humor; she never met a stranger. Candy was well-known for her famous “cowboy cookies” and loved playing cards, especially euchre.

She is survived by her children, Celli Spencer, Carrie (Michael) Tipton, Kevin (Mary Ann) Williams and Scott (Barb) Edens; siblings Danny Vernon, Michelle Hobbs, Connie Chase, Tom Vernon, Ann Barnes and Bob Vernon; grandchildren Brady, Briana, Andrea, Adam, Alyson, Seth and Claire; and several great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Candy was preceded in death by her husband, Cody Williams, in 2011, and brother Butch Vernon.

Memorial contributions can be made to American Heart Association, Memorials and Tributes Lockbox, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, IL 60674; or American Diabetes Association, Indiana Office, 8604 Allisonville Rd., Suite 140, Indianapolis, IN 46250.