William “Bill” Williamson,
72, passed away Sunday, Oct. 2, 2011 at the DeaconessHospiceCenter in Evansville.
He was born on April 10, 1939 in Illinois, the son of Delmar and Grace Williamson.
Bill graduated from GriffinHigh
1958. He worked for Emge Packing Co. in FortBranch for 21 years and retired from Whirlpool Corp. in Evansville. He was a 50 year member of the Masonic Lodge 231.
Survivors include his wife of
52 years, Judith (Freeman) Williamson; sons, Harold (Nancy) Williamson of Newburgh, Robert (Gail) Williamson of Enville, Tenn.; daughter, Trish (Troy) Bailey of Princeton; brother, Cleo (Joyce) Shultz of
Fort Collins, Colo.; sisters, Ruby Ott of Missouri,
Sondra Risley of Mount Carmel, Ill.; 14 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and eight
He was preceded in death by
Funeral services will be at Friday, Oct. 7, 2011 at Holders Funeral Home in Owensville with the Rev.
Michael Bell officiating. Burial will be at Mt.PleasantCemetery in Griffin.
Visitation will be from 4-8
p.m. Thursday with a Masonic service at
at the funeral home.