Ruby Jean Williams
12/23/1941 - 10/1/2017
Ruby Jean Bell Williams of Axtell, Texas went to be with her
Heavenly Father October 1, 2017. She passed away peacefully at home of natural
causes at the age of 75 years.
Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, October 6, 2017
at the Bellmead Funeral Home Chapel with Brother James Adams officiating.
Burial will follow at Waco Memorial Park. A visitation will be from 6:00 p.m.
to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, October 5th at the funeral home.
Ruby was the second daughter born to Era Fay McAdams Bell
and Herman Ewing Bell on December 23, 1941 in Frost, Texas. She grew up working
on her family’s farm. Ruby graduated from Frost High School and attended
Durham’s Business College. Ruby worked at the Department of Public Safety
office in Waco as the secretary for the Highway Patrol Division for 29 years.
Ruby married Willie Ray Williams on November 7, 1962. They had two daughters,
Patricia Elaine and Donna Ann. Most of her adult life, Ruby attended Bellmead
Calvary Baptist Church and was currently a member of Timbercrest Baptist
Church. Ruby was a born again child of God. She deeply loved her family,
especially her grandchildren and great granddaughters.
Ruby was preceded in death by her parents, Era Fay McAdams
Bell and Herman Ewing Bell and a sister, Nelda Wallis.
Ruby is survived by her husband, Willie Ray Williams of
Axtell, Texas; daughters, Patricia Elaine Williams and husband, Eliseo Cotto,
Jr. of Mart, Texas and Donna Ann Williams of Axtell, Texas; grandson,
Christopher Thomas Cotto and wife, Laura of Galveston, Texas; granddaughter, Amanda
Fields and husband, Erich of Waco,
Texas; great granddaughters, Kallie Brooke Burroughs and Kadance Grace
Burroughs of Waco, Texas and Sarah Margaret Cotto of Galveston, Texas; surviving
siblings include sisters, Betty Sobota of Bellmead, Texas, Jimmie Csikos and
husband, Mike of Axtell, Texas, Linda Drews of Hewitt, Texas, Mary Rowand of
Bulverde, Texas; brother, Billy Joe Bell of Frost, Texas.
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