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Patrice Yvette Williams

March 10, 1968 ~ January 4, 2021 (age 52)

Obituary

Patrice Yvette Williams was born on March 10, 1968 in Elizabeth, New Jersey in Elizabeth General Hospital. She was the daughter of the late Robert Buford Shaw and Grace Williams-Moore.

Patrice was educated in the Elizabeth Public School System. After High School she was employed at Exxon for many years in Linden, N.J. Later she changed her profession and became a secretarial medical assistant as CityMD of Union, N.J.

Patrice loved to read novels, watch movies and dance. You could find Patrice at the latest house events, dancing, laughing and as always being the life of the party. Her smile radiated and lit up the room. She also loved her Giants and watched every game.  

Tricee was affectionally known she was very out spoken. If she liked you she liked you and if she didn’t you would sure know about it. She also loved playing her crossword games with friends on Facebook. Trice enjoyed watching her law and order; she may have watched each episode at least two or three times. She knew all the characters names from the very first season, even the extras.

Patrice was blessed with her one and only child Kevon whom she adored. The day her life changed, august 2008 her grandson Jayden (BuB) was born and from that day to her last day he was the love of her life.

She was preceded in death by her Father Robert Buford Shaw of Elizabeth, NJ, step-father Calvin (Sunny) Moore Elizabeth NJ, brother Sean D. Williams Elizabeth, NJ, sister Tina Michelle Jackson Elizabeth, NJ, 2 brother-in-law’s Corey D. Crawford and Gregory Glanton.

Patrice leaves to cherish her loving memories her beloved son Kevon L. Williams Elizabeth, NJ, loving grandson Jayden D. Williams of Elizabeth, NJ,  brothers Robert Shaw II Basking Ridge, NJ Steven Shaw Elizabeth, NJ, Randy Shaw Elizabeth, NJ, Derrick Williams Roselle, NJ, sisters Patricia Shaw-Glanton (Dane) Elizabeth, NJ, Robbie Ann Crawford (Paul) Elizabeth, NJ, Le’Anna little of P.A. special niece Pooh Latira Shaw Dunson Linden, NJ, special nephew Kasheem Williams that she treated as a son Elizabeth, NJ and a host of uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, great nieces great nephews relatives and friends. Two best friends Sharonda (Billie) Carter and Theresa Norman   

Patrice will be missed by all who knew and loved her.

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
January 14, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Smith Funeral Home
455 North Broad Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07208

Funeral Service
Thursday
January 14, 2021

11:00 AM
Smith Funeral Home
455 North Broad Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07208

Please note
COVID-19 Restrictions will be enforced. Visitation is a Walk Thru Covid-19 Restrictions- Funeral Service can only be attended by a maximum of 50 people. Must Wear MASK and Social Distance
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