“Trust in the Lord with all thine heart and lean not to thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy path.” Proverbs 3:5-6
Ms. Zader Bellamy Williams, the daughter of the late Richard and Alvada Spain Bellamy was born September 21, 1946, in Conway, South Carolina and departed this life on Wednesday, June 22, 2022 at home with her family at her bedside. She was predeceased by her parents, three sisters; Daisy B. Waring (David), Beatrice Bellamy, Lexie M. Nelson and three brothers; Isaac Bellamy, Hubert Bellamy and Lawrence L. Bellamy
Zader began her education at the Felton Rosenwald School in the Sandridge Community and later attended the newly constructed Whittemore Elementary School. She furthered her education at Whittemore High School with the class of 1965. She enrolled in the Job Corps and received her GED and a certified certificate in Histology.
She was loving, kind, caring, loyal and very devoted to her family and friends. In the year of 1972, Zader and Hubert Williams were joined in holy matrimony.
At an early age, Zader was converted and joined Bethlehem #1 Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of Reverend Eddie Roundtree. As a young child, she was a member of the Sunshine Band of the church, taught by Mrs. Bernice Williams. While living in Conway, Zader was employed by Conway Hospital as a Laboratory Technician.
In 1972, Zader and family relocated to Newark, New Jersey where she was employed with Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in the Histology Department as a Laboratory Technician until she retired, September 2011. In 2012, Zader made a full circle by relocating back to Conway, South Carolina and remained until her demise.
Zader leaves a legacy of love and devotion to: three daughters; Berlinda Bellamy of the home, Beatrice Bellamy of Jersey City, NJ and Terry Bellamy of East Orange, NJ; two sons; Reginald Bellamy (Stacy) of East Orange, NJ and Saleem Greene and his family of Rocky Mount, NC; her precious GEMS; Tristan, Sadae, Robert and Reginald; three sisters; Olivia B. Jordan, Dorothy B. Oliver and Marthena B. Blain all of Conway, SC; two brothers; Deacon Richard A. Bellamy (Lynette) of Conway, SC and Kenneth L. Bellamy of Hartsville, SC; one brother-in-law; William Nelson of Waldorf, MD; one aunt; Daisy B. Jordan of Conway, SC and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, classmates and close friends.
The viewing will be held Tuesday, June 28, 2022 at Latimer Funeral Home 2-6PM, The funeral will be Wednesday June 29, 2022 at 11am at the Sandridge Community Cemetery.