Linda J. Williams, age 70, a resident of Pleasanton, Texas and a former longtime resident of Kingsville, Texas passed away Thursday, July 17, 2014 in Pleasanton. She was born February 4, 1944 in Kingsville to Raymond Hayes and Mary Barton Hayes.
Mrs. Williams was employed with Mercantile Bank as a loan officer. She was also a former employee of Texas A&I University – Kingsville.
Mrs. Williams is preceded in death by her parents.
Mrs. Williams is survived by her husband of 50 years, James “Doug” Williams of Pleasanton; two daughters, Stacie Morneau and husband Bill of Pleasanton and Sherrie Dapkiewicz and husband Brian of Topeka, Kansas; one son, Jay Williams and wife Karen of Ganado, Texas; one sister, Darlene Maples and husband Thomas of Kingsville; one brother, Arnold Hayes and wife Pat of Kingsville; and 11 grandchildren. Public visitation was from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, July 20, 2014 at the Turcotte-Piper Mortuary Chapel. Funeral service was held at 11 a.m. Monday, July 21, 2014 at the Turcotte-Piper Mortuary Chapel with Pastor Clyde Butter officiating. Burial followed in Kingsville at Chamberlain Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Attention: Tribute Program, P.O. Box 1000, Department 142, Memphis, TN 38148. Services were entrusted to Turcotte-Piper Mortuary, 205 General Cavazos Blvd., Kingsville, Texas.