Mary Dee Williams
Funeral services for Mary Dee Williams were conducted Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019, at 2 p.m at Bowers Funeral Home in Teague. Bro. Tracy Sims will officiate. Interment will follow the services at Post Oak Cemetery near Donie.
Visitation was on Saturday with the family present from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Williams passed away on Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at the Groesbeck LTC.
She was born in Freestone Jan. 16, 1931, to Charlie and Tommie Cobbs. She married Billy Joe Williams in 1952 and shared more than 54 years of marriage together before being separated by his death on Aug. 21, 2006. She lived in Waco for many years while her husband worked for General Tire and returned to Donie when he retired in the mid-1980s.
Williams was a dedicated homemaker most of her life, but did work outside the home some, including working at the Groesbeck LTC when her mother was a resident. She enjoyed visiting with people, cooking, and growing and canning vegetables from her garden. Williams was a member of the Beacon Hill Baptist Church in Waco for 34 years and later attended the Donie Methodist Church until it closed.
She is survived by two sons, Joe Williams and wife Robyn of Valley Mills and Jerry Williams of Donie; seven grandchildren, Jake Williams and wife Lindsey, Tye Williams, Whitney Sisk and husband Johnathan, Haylee Williams, Shelby Williams, Holley Williams, and Dustin Williams; four great-grandchildren; one brother, David Cobbs of Groesbeck; three sisters, Charlcy Dunlap of Axtell, Sue Sims Redding of Groesbeck and Tommie Sims of Shiloh; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
The family requests memorials are made to the Groesbeck LTC Activity Fund, 607 Parkside Dr., Groesbeck, 76642.
Please visit the website at www.bowersfuneralhome.netto sign the memorial guestbook or to leave a message for the family.
. Bowers Funeral Home
900 US HWY 84 W
Teague, Texas 75860