May 19th, 2012
JIMMY LEE WILLIAMSON
Jimmy Lee Williamson, 69, died Wednesday May 16, 2012 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Southaven.
Funeral services are today at 11:30 a.m. at the Stricklin-King Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. John Wilkerson officiating. Burial will follow at Glenwood Cemetery.
Mr. Williamson was born Nov. 16, 1942 in Indianola to Jack and Edith V. Foster Williamson. He was a retired Yazoo City catfish farmer.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Angela Strickland; a sister, Girty Belle Williams; and two brothers, James Otis and Jearl Williamson.
Survivors include his soulmate and lifetime love of 50 years, Alice Williamson; his son, Kevin Williamson of Walls; daughter, Tammy Sartin of Union; two sisters, Catherine Donald and Mary Rusche, both of Yazoo City; seven grandchildren, Alisha Chenault, Russell Comans, Curtis Strickland, Kristopher Comans, Blake Williamson, Bryan Williamson and Rayanna Williamson; and seven great grandchildren, Austen, Angel and Madison Chenault, Hayden and Andrew Comans and Ashlynn and Raylin Strickland; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Serving as pallbearers are Blake Williamson, Bryan Williamson, Russell Comans, Kristopher Comans, Curtis Strickland, Bryan Chenault, Marcus Rusche and Stuart Rusche.
Honorary pallbearers are Kevin Comans, Charlie Strickland and Mickey Westbrook.