Floy Ruth Francis Williams of Deport, Texas passed away peacefully Saturday afternoon at the age of 80 years. She was born on June 21, 1940 in McCrury, Texas to William Ralph and Martha Kathryn (Regan Patterson) Tully.
Floy was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother, she loved people and getting to know you, and your family connections. Floy retired from the Deport Nursing Home where she was over the kitchen and preparing meals for the residents there. Floy was the past owner of the Francis Food Mart in Deport and a charter member of the Faith Baptist Church. She loved to work in her garden and tending to her flowers.
Floy leaves her children, Joe David and Gala Francis of Deport, and Mark Anthony Francis of Paris, Texas; grandchildren, John Mark Francis of Deport, Texas Jera Lea Francis of Deport, Texas, William Joseph and Shelby of Minter, Texas and Jessica Lee Francis of Deport, Texas; one great grandchild, Jaxson Francis. She is preceded in death by her parents, her husbands, Billy Joe Francis and Charles Wayne Williams, her brother, William Lee Tully, and her special aunt Jimmie Wade Regan.
A graveside service will be held at 2:00 PM Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at the Pavilion in the Highland Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Due to health concerns Floy will lie in state at the funeral home Monday for anyone wishing to come and pay respects.