Funeral services for L. C. “Bo” Williams, 84, of Kilgore, will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, July 14, at St. John Baptist Church with Reverend Gregory Ford serving as eulogist. Burial will follow at St. John Steber Grove Cemetery under the direction of Cunningham Funeral Home.
Mr. Williams died on Friday, July 6, 2018. He was born March 12, 1934 to Charlie and Louisa Williams.
L.C. received his education from New Hope School. At an early age, he united with St. John Baptist Church. He married Ruby Williams and to this union four children were born: Shirley, Mary, Dorothy, and Rickey.
L.C. was a farmer for many years and later became a truck driver.
He is preceded in death by his parents and sister Maureen Wheat.
He leaves to cherish his memories his children, Shirley Helms of Harrisburg, Penn., Mary Morrow (Terry) and Dorothy Williams, both of Kilgore, Rickey Williams (Sharon) of Longview, Pat Jackson of Kilgore, Angela Murphy (Pernel) of Gladewater, Cheryl Shabazz (Ameer) of Teague, Roy Gene Mayfield of Kilgore; sisters, Charlene Dudley and Christine Shepherd, both of Kilgore, Francis Henson of Austin and Geneva Taylor (Cecil) of Kilgore; 12 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren, and a host of loving nieces, nephews, cousins, family and friends.