Lula Ethel (Lu) Williams, 89, of Texas City, passed away Friday, March 24, 2017, in League City. Lu was born November 4, 1927, in Corpus Christi, Texas, to Larance and Lula Stephenson. Lu is preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Dr. Howard Roy Williams. She is survived by her daughter, Cindy Williams of Portland, Maine; her son, Stephen Williams, and his wife, Gina, of League City; one granddaughter, Ashley Williams of League City; and one great-grandson, Preston Williams of League City. A visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, March 28, 2017, at the James Crowder Funeral Home, La Marque. Services will be held from 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, March 29, at the funeral home, with Pastor Wally Hamilton officiating. Interment will follow at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Dickinson.
Lu was a loving wife and mother and a woman whose faith inspired many. She is remembered by family and friends for her generous and loving nature, her devotion to God and family, and for her smiles. Her warm and accepting nature made her a favorite among her children’s friends and her loving heart endeared her to the many people she touched. Although she leaves behind many loved ones who will miss her, they all know that this is not the end but a glorious beginning.