The family of Louise Mae Routon Colby will celebrate her life of 72 years at 10:00 am on Saturday, July 18, 2020, at Lytle Community Cemetery in Lytle, Texas, with a viewing at beginning at 9:00 am. Louise Mae Routon Colby, a San Antonio native, peacefully passed away on July 12, 2020, due to long-standing health complications.
Louise was born April 15, 1948, in San Antonio, Texas, to Jessie and Lula Routon. Louise was a lover of church, music, the outdoors, makeup, up-dos, and a good time. She adored her family and called often to check in.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jessie and Lula; children, Rosie and Mark; granddaughters, Nichole and Stephanie Bates; and siblings – Alice, Betty, Cora, Roger, Glen, Walter, and Alton.
She is survived by four daughters, Jennie Lofton and husband Don, Donna Bates and husband Steve, Lisa Moody, and Doris Boone; twelve grandchildren – Chris Lofton, Roy Lofton, Felisha Colwell, Jennifer Barr, Stephen Lofton, Louren Anderson, Jimmy Lee Smith, Lilly Smith, Justin Smith, Ashley Boone, Derek Boone, and Tiffany Boone; fifteen great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.