SHREVEPORT, LA - Meredith Lee Williamson, 67, went home to be with his Lord on Monday, March 16, 2009. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, March 19, 2009 at 2:00 pm at Rockett Funeral Home Chapel in Ringgold, LA. Visitation will precede the services from 10:30 am until 2:00 pm with interment at Pleasant Grove Cemetery. Rev. Skip Noble, Chaplin, Agape Hospice Care will officiate.
Mr. Williamson was born and raised in Ringgold, LA. After serving as a pipe fitter in the U.S. Navy 1961-1966, he worked as a barge engineer until retirement. He was member of Ellerbe Road United Methodist Church.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Richburg Williamson, parents A.A. and Ocie Williamson, and brother Aubrey Williamson. He is survived by brother A.C. Williamson of Springhill, LA, Bobby Ray Williamson of Shreveport, LA, sister Ethel Faye Sanders of Shreveport, LA, sister Mary Elizabeth Abel of Marshall, TX, and numerous nieces and nephews.
The Williamson family would like to express their appreciation to personnel at Pierremont Healthcare Center and Agape Hospice Care for their dedicated care and compassion. Rockett Funeral Home
Ringgold, LA 318-894-4441 Published in the Shreveport Times on 3/18/2009