Casey Williams, noted Houston artist and beloved husband and dad, died from encephalitis caused by West Nile virus on New Year's Day, 2013 in Houston, Texas. He was 65.
Casey was born in 1947 in Houston to Dr. Edward Carson Williams and Margaret Turner Williams. His grandfather was Dr. Ben Weems Turner, M.D.
Casey leaves behind his wife Jo Ann, children Margot Williams and Carson Williams, his sister Margo Connolly, brother-in-law Michael Connolly, and niece Megan Connolly.
A memorial service will be held at the Rothko Chapel on Tuesday January 8th at 4:00 p.m. Those attending are encouraged to arrive early, as seating is limited.
The Williams family, with deepest gratitude, would like to thank the exceptional staff who cared for him at Select Specialty Hospital.
In Casey's honor, please make donations to Nameless Sound http://www.namelesssound.org and ArtBridge Houston http://artbridgehouston.org.
Published in Houston Chronicle on Jan. 7, 2013