October 3, 2010
Wednesday, Oct. 6th from 6-8 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 7th at 11 a.m. Moreland Funeral Home
Lacy A. Williams, 86, died October 3, 2010, in Freeport, IL. Lacy was born December 15, 1923 in Rainelle, WV, the second of eight children. He was a World War II veteran, having served in the Navy for five years. He then attended Freed-Hardeman College, Henderson, TN, 1951-1954, where he became deeply interested in the Bible. This faith became the foundation of his ministry that lasted the rest of his life. During the last 15 years of his life, Lacy learned to use the computer, published two books and maintained an online blog and a weekly series of e-mail essays entitled “The True Believer”. Lacy is survived by his wife, May Lurea, and his children, Sharon Sellers, Dianne Hershman, Donna Bean and David (Marcy) Williams, and their mother, Betty Lilly Williams. He is also survived by step-children Carol Garrison, Vicki (Barry) Collinson and Joel Griffith, seven grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, his brother Lovell (Erma) Williams, and many loving relatives. Friends and family may call at the MORELAND FUNERAL HOME, 55 E. Schrock Rd., Westerville, on Wednesday 6-8, where service will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. Interment Pioneer Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, friends who wish may contribute in memory of Lacy to Provena St. Joseph Center, 659 E. Jefferson St., Freeport, IL 61032.