Clipped From Scott County Times
SEPTEMBER 1, W! Williamson Rites Held On Sunday Funeral services for Wesley Andrew Williamson, 84, of Route 2, Lena, were held on Sunday, August 29, at 1:30 in the Lena Methodist Church with Rev. Presley Snow and Rev. Lennis Nowell officiating. Interment followed in the Sharron Cemetery in Jones County with Ott 4 Lee Funeral Home in charge. Williamson passed away in the Ieake County Memorial Hospital in Carthage on Friday following an extended illness. He w-as a native of Choctaw County, Alabama and had made his home in Leake County for the past forty-five years. He was a member of he Church of Christ and a retired builder. The survivors are his wife, Mrs. Bettie Williamson; one son, 0. F. Williamson of Jackson; three daughters, Mrs. W. T. Chapman of Jackson, Mrs. Robert Shackelford of Jackson, Term., and Mrs. C. M. Froehlick of Arlington, Texas; three stepsons, Jeff, Mack and Cassell Adams all of Shreveport, La.; four step-daughters, Mrs. Maggie Clark, Mrs. Ruby Dykes, and Mrs. Artie Webb aU of Shreveport, La. and Mrs. Sue Gilmer of Marshall, Texas; nine grandchildren; five great grandchildren; and one sister, Mrs. Mattie Hill of Moselle. The pallbearers were William 0. Chapman, Barry Glenn Chapman, Jeff Adams, Benton Webb, and Cassell Adams.