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Mary Williamson

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

SIKESTON -- Mary Williamson, 101, died May 21, 2012, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.

Born Feb. 6, 1911, in Grenada, Miss., to the late Charlie and Francis Mitchell, she had lived since 1957 in Sikeston where she was a member of Travelers Rest Missionary Baptist and served on the Mother's Board.

On Oct. 23, 1932, she married Frank Williamson Sr. who preceded her in death in 1982.

She was also preceded in death by two sons, Ben Williamson and James Williamson, and three daughters, Clara Barton, Claudia Williams and Mary Frances Parker.

Survivors include: two sons and daughters-in-law, Frank and Diane Williamson of Sikeston and Elijah and Terri Williamson of Tulsa, Okla.; two daughters and a son-in-law, Essie Mae and William Calvin and Bobbie McCain of Sikeston; two sisters, Lillie B. Tidwell and Margaret Tidwell of Grenada, Miss.; and 41 grandchildren and a host of great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and great-great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation is scheduled from 11 a.m. until time of services at noon Saturday at Cornerstone Missionary Baptist Church in Sikeston with the Rev. Herman Gardner, pastor of Travelers Rest MB Church, officiating.

Burial will follow in Sunset of Memories Cemetery in Sikeston with the Williams Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences may be sent at www.thewilliamsfuneralhomes.com.