Jacqueline Sterling Williams overlooks the 12th hole at the Marrakech Country Club on Saturday, February 27, 2021, at the age of 94. Jacqueline Sterling Williams was born in San Francisco on October 11, 1926 to Theodore Kesler Sterling and Evelyn Huntington (Evelyn Huntington) British pounds. She studied in university high school, where she was active in many clubs and played the leading role in school drama. She attended Stanford University and UCLA, where she was the homecoming queen and a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority. She also helped establish a new chapter for KKG at the University of Southern California.
She and William Walker Williams (William Walker Williams) married in 1949 after they met on the beach in Santa Monica. They established a home in Los Angeles and are active members of the Los Angeles Country Club and Bel Air Club. Jackie is also actively involved in the Los Angeles Aid League, the Nine O’clock Player and the National Charity League.
In 1966, the family moved to La Jolla, where Bill built a house on the beach. There, they are members of La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club. Jackie continues her volunteer work in the Las Patronas group.
Jackie and Bill bought a holiday home at the Marrakech Country Club in Palm Desert, which eventually became their full-time residence. She is an active member of the women’s golf team Marrakesh Les Fleurs and one of the top bridge players in the club’s bridge team.
Jackie is known for her love and extensive knowledge of all sports. She knows the scores and statistics of most teams and players. She especially likes watching golf, college football and tennis.
After her son Teddy participated in the annual Indian Wells Tennis Championships, where she played her first game, she kept two boxes. She likes to talk about sports with her children, grandchildren, and recent great-grandchildren. Many family members like to play dominoes with her, and her competitors are also fierce and usually win big! She is an avid reader, usually romantic and suspenseful novels.
She is also a prolific pointer. She sews beautiful Christmas stockings for all family members. The receipt of stockings by new family members is a cause for celebration. She also makes exquisite Christmas ornaments and pillows every year, which will be treasured forever. Everyone has her initials and date.