HOUSTON – Loyd Loranzie Williams, 76, died Sunday, July 7, 2013, at his home in Houston. He was born April 2, 1937, in Montevista to Jack Loranzie Williams and Ella Mae Crowley Williams.
He was a retired produce seller and truck driver for Rea Construction. He was an Army veteran of Vietnam, serving in Germany. He was a member of Montevista Baptist Church.
Services will be at 4 p.m. Tuesday, July 9, at Houston Funeral Home with the Rev. Sammy McMillen and the Rev. Johnny Cherry officiating. Burial will follow at Bethel Cemetery in Houston. Houston Funeral Home of Houston is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include his wife, Lana Ray Williams of Houston; his daughter, Amy and Michael Weathersby of Tupelo; his sons, Brian and Robbie Williams of Houlka, Dale Williams of Eupora; his grandchildren, Jay Linley, Kealy and Keagen Weathersby, Brook, Damien and Joshua Williams, Christina and Robert Cooper, Justin Williams and Stacy Sitko; and his sister, Evaline Newland of Columbus.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his brothers, Jim Tom and Alfred Williams; and his granddaughter, Alexis Williams.
Pallbearers are Brian Williams, Dale Williams, Doug Winter, Junior Yager, Billy Yager and James Jones.
Friends and family may sign and leave a message on the register book at houstonfuneralhomems.com.