Eola Williams Magee, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, April 11, 2020 at Ocshner Hospital while surrounded by loved ones. Born October 26, 1945 to the late Matthew Williams, Sr. and Margie Johnson. Eola served her community as an RTA bus driver for more than 30 years, until her retirement. She is survived by her children, Katherine Magee Evans (Duane), and Bobby Magee; three grandchildren, Kyla Evans, Elijah Evans and Bryce Hawkins; three brothers, Anderson Montgomery (Elwanda), Bobby Williams and Martin Smith (Matt); four sisters, Lillie Williams, Dorothy Britten, Katherine Lane and Anniestene B. Mack; sister-in-law, Theresa Thomas; two brothers-in-law, William Jones and Leonard Kinchen; godchild, Dominic Brown; and a host of treasured other relatives, loved ones and friends. Eola is preceded in death by eight brothers, Robert Payne, Calvin Smith, Shelton Thomas, Harry Williams, Howard Williams, Leroy Williams, Matthew Williams, Jr. and Wesley Williams; and four sisters, Annie Britten, Willie Lee Honora, Margie Lee Jones and Francis Kinchen.
A private service and burial for the family officiated by Pastor Jamaal Weathersby will be held on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at Little Zion Baptist Church in Batchelor, Louisiana.
Professional Services entrusted to Heritage Funeral Services located at 4101 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA 70117.