Nellie Pauline Williams was born March 21, 1933, in Lebanon, MO, the daughter of Knova C. Mullins and Nellie Mae Mullins. Pauline graduated from Smith-Cotton High School in Sedalia, MO. She was united in matrimony two times during her lifetime – first, to Emory Williams, Windsor, MO and second to Harold Bingham, Windsor, MO. She was divorced the last four years of her life.
Pauline worked in various positions during her lifetime: a waitress; restaurant owner; cook; hostess; mail postal server; bank teller; and the last approximate 40 years she served as a nanny to many families that came to deeply love her as “Miss Pauline”. During the last four years while receiving doctoring and home health services, she was known affectionately as “Miss Nellie”.
Pauline is preceded in death by her parents; six brothers – Lewis Mullins, Grover Mullins, Ralph Mullins, K.C. Mullins, Richard Mullins, and Raymond Mullins; and a niece, Linda Owens. She is also preceded in death by two sons – Daryle Williams and Darren Williams.
Survivors include: a sister, Helen Jones; a brother, Houston Mullins; three children – Duane Williams, Springfield, MO; Lana Williams, Lee’s Summit, MO; and Landra Bunge, Springfield MO; eight grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
On Tuesday, June 18,2019, at the age of 86, Pauline passed away at the St. Luke’s Hospice House, Kansas City, MO. Services will be held at Langsford Funeral Home, Lee’s Summit, MO, on Saturday, June 22, 2019. Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Funeral services will begin at 1:00 p.m. Burial will be at Floral Hills East– Highway 50, Lee’s Summit, Mo. Donations may be sent to St. Luke’s Hospice House, 3516 Summit, Kansas City, Missouri 64111
Lee’s Summit, MO 64063
Lee’s Summit, MO 64063
So very sorry for loss, the hardest loss, in my opinion, is loss of your Mom. Prayers for your beautiful family.
I am going to try to make it on Saturday but in case I don’t please know my heart is with you guys
I am very sorry.She was my first boss. I was waitress at Williams Restaurant in Windsor.Prayers for your family.
You all are in my thoughts and prayers. May you feel the Lords comfort and peace during this time of loss. I am so sorry. One day we will see one another again. XOXO
We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Pauline was always such a nice lady. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time. May God grant you comfort during these days.
Thinking of you in this time of sorrow
Wish I could be there to help you find peace and comfort …
You are in my prayers Landra
So very sorry for your loss Pauline was very special to me. I’ll always have a place in my heart for her.
My dear cousins, I’m so sorry for your loss. I have nothing but good memories of her. I can still hear her laugh. I know how hard losing her is. Please know I send my love. Sandy
Lana – my heart is with you in this time of losing your mom. My thoughts and prayers are with you for keeping your mom close in your heart as you begin this journey of healing.
Miss Pauline cared for my babies 12 years. 4 babies to rock, 4 toddlers to chase, and later 4 kids approaching teenagers, Miss Pauline was a woman or integrity and outstanding work ethics. My family will forever be grateful for the love she poured into our family! -the Davis family
The staff, parents and students of Longfellow Elementary School hearts and prayers are with our beloved counselor, Lana Williams. We know she loved her mother very much. She shared me amazing stories regarding her mom with everyone. May God continue to bless her and the entire family. Love and hugs, Your Longfellow Family
Wish I could be there by your side Landra. You are
in my thoughts.
Chas, so sorry to hear about your Grandma. Prayers for you & the family to get you thru this horrible/painful time. Love you & your girls. Also remember we have BIG shoulders should you ever need or want.
She was just a lovely lady. Always pleasant, friendly and kind, she was always so good to my family in Windsor. AND, this lady could bang up some fried chicken now! RIP dear Pauline.