Mary Lou Williamson, 84, departed this life on Monday, April 25, 2022, at Stanleytown Health and Rehab Center. She was born in Franklin County on November 22, 1937, the daughter of the late Johnnie C. Williamson and Mollie B. Hunt Williamson.
Mary was a faithful member of Snow Creek Baptist Church. She sung in the mass choir, served on the usher board and the women’s ministry. She was a graduate of George Washington Carver High School, and was employed by Pannill Knitting Company for 25 years. She loved sewing, quilting, and flowers.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, James C. Williamson; brothers, Charlie F. Williamson and John A. Williamson; and sisters, Cassie M. Morgan, Julia C. Williamson, Annie W. Lockett, Alice W. Penn, Ada B. Witcher, Margaret W. Hairston and Nancy L. Martin.
Mary leaves to cherish her memory her grandson, Jovan Williamson (Kendra) of Greensboro, NC; daughter-in-law, Selina D. Williamson of Martinsville; best friend, Mrs. Lena Warren; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
The funeral will be Saturday, April 30, 2022 at 12:00 Noon, at Snow Creek Missionary Baptist Church, with visitation 30 minutes prior to the service. Burial will follow the service at Carver Memorial Gardens.
Family will also receive visitors at the home of her nephew, Joseph and Kathy Lockett, 30 Flatrock Drive, Martinsville.
Wright Funeral Service and Crematory is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.wrightfuneralservices.net.