Ruth L. Williams

Houston, TX | Thursday, October 11 2012

Ruth L. Williams, 92, passed away at 7:00pm, Thursday October 11, 2012 in Houston, TX.

She was born September 29, 1920, in Belleville, IL the daughter of Joseph and Hazel (Collins) Evans.

In 1938 she married Orville E. Williams, and he preceded her in death 25 years ago.

She raised five children, Mae Clark, who preceded her in death, Betty (Morris) Novak, Danny (Zoe Ann) Williams, Carole (Sid) Peterson, Linda (Fred) Carley; a brother, Richard and Rosemary Evans; a sister in law, Margaret Evans; ten grandchildren; and twenty-four great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, husband, and daughter, she was preceded in death by one brother, Albert Evans.

Visitation will be from 10 am until the time of Service at 11am, Thursday October 18, 2012 at Elias, Kallal, and Schaaf Funeral Home in Godfrey. Rev. Rev. Wade Dobson will be officiating.


Burial will follow at Valhalla Memorial Park in Godfrey, IL.  

Memorials may be made to Sagemont Baptist Church Library, 11300 South San Houston PRKWY, Houston, TX, 77089 (281)481-8770

Online condolences and guest book may be found at

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Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home

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