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Ms. Leathia Philips Williams (September 9, 1920 – December 17, 2011)

Ms. Leathia Williams, age 91, of Hamilton, Alabama, passed away Saturday, December 17, 2011 at Marion Regional Medical Center in Hamilton, AL. Visitation will be 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, December 27, 2011, at the Otts Funeral Home Chapel, Sulligent, Alabama.  Funeral service, 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, December 28, 2011 at Otts Funeral Home Chapel.  Burial in New Church Cemetery, Lamar County, AL.

Ms. Williams was born September 9, 1920 in Lamar County, AL to the late Luther and Tea Hollis Philips. She was a member of Rising Star Baptist Church, and a faithful member of Mt. Zion #2 C.M.E. Church in Hamilton, AL.  Ms. Williams enjoyed cooking and going to church.

She is survived by 3 sons, Oliver “Tiny” Williams, Hamilton, AL., Leon (Brenda) Williams, Hamilton, AL., and Luther Williams, Tacoma, WA.; 3 sisters, Mae Ola (Billy) Westbrook, Red Bay, AL., Ada Rush, Hamilton, AL., and Dorothy (Richard) Andrews, Chicago, IL.; 28 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and 18 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Luther and Tea Hollis Philips; her husband, Statewright Williams; 2 sons, Raymond Williams, and Bluther Williams; 4 brothers, Floyd Philips, Haston Bell Philips, Aritist Philips, and Charlie Philips; and 4 sisters, Lannie Marie Gardner, Lenia Mae Flemings, Ella Lee Marchbanks, and Minnie Cribbs.

Otts Funeral Home of Sulligent, AL. directing.

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