Betty Jean WilliamsonJanuary 26, 1936 ~ October 26, 2017 (age 81)
Betty Jean Williamson, age 81 of Whiteville went to be with her Lord on Thursday, October 26, 2017 at her residence.
Final rites will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, October 29, 2017 at the Clarkton First Baptist Church with Reverend Mark Miller and Reverend Charles Hester officiating. Entombment will follow in Columbus Memorial Park Mausoleum in Whiteville.
The family will receive friends 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Saturday at Worthington Funeral Home in Chadbourn.
She was the daughter of the late Wilma Williamson and Clegg Hall Williamson, Sr.; she was also preceded in death by two siblings, Charles Lindy Williamson and Clegg Williamson, Jr.
She was a graduate of Evergreen High School and continued her education at East Carolina University obtaining her Master’s Degree with her teaching career starting Four Oaks High School and later as the Dean of the Library at Fayetteville Technical Community College until her retirement. After retiring she moved to Whiteville and became a member of First Baptist Church in Clarkton serving as a Deacon and many other capacities within the church.
She is survived by her sister, Hilda Rae Williamson Dorsett of Whiteville; nephews, Steve Dorsett of Whiteville, Charles Williamson of Raleigh, Myron Williamson of Evergreen, Randy Williamson of Whiteville, Larry Stephen Dorsett of Charlotte, David Clegg Williamson, Jr. (preceded) of Whiteville and Dickie Ray Dorsett (Preceded) of Whiteville; nieces, Amber Dorsett Dinkins of Lake Waccamaw, Kristine Dorsett of Knoxville, TN and Lisa W. McKeithan (preceded) of Evergreen.
Memorials may be made to Clarkton First Baptist Church, 10233 N. College Street, Clarkton, NC 28433