LaWanda J. Williams, born on September 22, 1957 in Columbus, Ohio, to the late Mary Williams and the late Walter Williams, passed away at the age of 61 on December 15, 2018 in Columbus. LaWanda was preceded in death by her sisters, Christine Lewis and Vennitta Williams. Lawanda is survived by her loving and devoted daughter, Desiree'(Dominique) Bush; brother, Nathan (Shirley) Williams; sisters, Evelyn (Richard) Peppers and Pamala Brown; granddaughter, Ashley Williams and grandson Brandon White; and great-grandson, Khyian Williams; and a host of nieces and nephews with honorable mention of nephews Derex (Melissa) Penn, Gerald (Charolette) Whittaker, and Jevon (Nicky) Lewis. Special mention of devoted home- health aid and friend, Teresa Kneice.
LaWanda was loving and devoted to her family. She took great pride in all of their accomplishments. Her biggest joy was her Great-Grandson Khyian whom she adored and made sure everyone knew of this little guy while flashing her famous mega- watt smile. Most of all, LaWanda was a loving and devoted Mother, who showed her daughter how to be strong, overcome obstacles in life, how to go after her dreams, and most importantly love yourself first. She will truly be missed for she was deeply loved by all.
Arrangements by WHITE'S FUNERAL AND CREMATION SERVICES, 867 S. JAMES ROAD, COLS, OH 43227, BENJAMIN F. “BENNY” WHITE, JR, FUNERAL DIRECTOR, (614)947-1123, whitesfh867.com.