Katy Lou Williams

June 18, 2023

Katy Lou Williams, 67, of Colfax, Ind. died June 18, 2023 at her home, surrounded by her family.  She was born September 20, 1955 in Monticello, KY to Henry R. & Serena O. (Foster) Burris.  She married Bryan Jay Williams on September 18, 1981 and he survives.

Katy was an LPN and had formerly worked at St. Anthonys Nursing Home in Lafayette. She attended Frankfort High School, then Ivy Tech for her LPN.  She was a homemaker who enjoyed spending time with her family.  She enjoyed classic rock music and loved her dogs.

Visitation and Services

As per Katy’s request, a private family gathering will be held. Burial will be in Green Lawn Cemetery, Frankfort.

Survived by:

Husband: Bryan J. Williams of Colfax, 4 Daughters: Cindy Lou (Jeff) Turner of New Richmond, Angela Kay Lyman of Manson, Teresa Renee Downs of Frankfort, Leslie Ann (Ron) Sharp of Brookston, 3 Sisters: Joan Harris of Frankfort, Nancy (Lonnie) Anderson of Thorntown, Marsha Cook of Frankfort, Brothers: Ronnie (Kelly) Burris of Frankfort, Jeffery (Corinne) Burris of Frankfort, 15 Grandchildren and several Great-Grandchildren.

Preceded by:

her parents, sister, Barbara Huffer, brother, Darrell Burris, son-in-law, Kevin Downs and a granddaughter, Samantha Harrison.


Leave your Condolences

13 Condolences for “Katy Lou Williams”

  1. Cathy McKinzie June 19, 2023 at 12:17 pm

    So sorry for your loss. I`m the Martin girls [Linda, Rhonda, Leonna and Sarah] sister, Cathy. Also worked with dad at Peter Paul.

  2. Leslie Sharp June 19, 2023 at 3:30 pm

    My beautiful friend and mother. I will never be able to be ok with this. I’m so sorry. I love you forever, rest in peace.

  3. Krista Scantland June 19, 2023 at 4:11 pm

    Leslie and Paige, I’m so sorry for your loss. Let me know if there is anything I can do to help you through in your time of sorrow.

  4. Lisa Vandeventer June 19, 2023 at 9:23 pm

    Leslie, Ron and Page
    I’m so sorry for the loss of your beautiful Mom/Gma. It’s so difficult to go through this. My thoughts and prayers with all of you.

    Lisa Grenat Vandeventer

  5. Debbie Baker June 19, 2023 at 11:20 pm

    Dear Family,
    I am so sorry to hear of Katy’s passing. We will pray that God’s love and presence will bring strength and comfort to Katie’s family and friends. God Bless.
    Debbie Barnes Baker

  6. Tammy Kinsler June 20, 2023 at 11:37 am

    So sorry to hear of Katy’s passing. I remember her big smile and laugh. Prayers and hugs to the family. She will be missed!

    Tammy (Byrd) Kinsler

  7. Penny Toney June 20, 2023 at 3:46 pm

    I’m so sorry to see this!! Katy and I were in grade school together and one of my best memories was when we put garden spiders (the big black ones w yellow backs) all over us and terrified the rest of the girls!! She brought them in a cigar box!!

  8. Tina Montgomery June 20, 2023 at 11:26 pm

    Cindy. Angie. Teresa. and Leslie so sorry to hear about Katy. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  9. Kim Pearcy June 21, 2023 at 9:40 pm

    So sorry to hear about this. Sending prayers up.

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