New Boston, Texas
Lewis Pershing Williams,
83, of New Boston died Monday, Dec. 25, 2000, in a Texarkana hospital.
Mr. Williams was born
June 6, 1917, in Bowie County, Texas. He was retired from Red River Army Depot,
a member of New Boston Church of Christ and an Army veteran of World War II.
Survivors include his
wife, Bea Williams of New Boston; two sons and daughters-in-law, Charles
“Butch” and Cheryl Williams of New Boston and Mike and Jennifer Williams of
Huntsville, Texas; one daughter and son-in-law, Pat and Manley McCright of
Midlothian, Texas; two brothers, Curtis Williams of DeKalb Texas, and Travis
Williams of Tempe, AZ; eight grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren.
Services will be 10 am
today at New Boston Church of Christ with Steve McIntosh officiating. Burial
will be in Pulaski Cemetery under direction of Bates-Rolf Funeral Home.