Shirley Skinner Williams’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

May 20, 1935

Death Date

November 29, 2020

Age of Death

85 years

Cause of Death



Family Member

The family member Shirley Skinner Williams died at the age of 85. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Teacher and mother of TV show host Wendy Williams. She began her teaching career in 1960 and retired 32 years later.

On September 28, 1988, the Asbury Park Press ran an article on her and the charitable work she had done in her community. She was noted for her drive, her commitment, and her relentless energy. 

For 64 years, she was an active member of the Alpha Kappa Alpha, Inc sorority. She was affiliated with The National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women’s Clubs, Inc., and the Monmouth Council of Girl Scouts. She was also a devout Baptist. 

In 1957, she married Thomas D. Williams, Jr. They were married for 63 years. She was the mother of one son and two daughters (including Wendy Williams). She had three grandchildren and one great-grandchild. 

She was the grandmother of Kevin Hunter Jr.