Walter W. Williamson, 91, of Columbia, passed away Monday, September 1, 2014. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Wed., September 3, 2014 at Columbia Cemetery.
Walter W. Williamson was born June 7, 1923 in Fulton, MO., the son of Hisket L. and Mildred B. Hopkins Williamson.
He married Carol Mize April 6, 1946 in Columbia and she preceded him in death Sept. 4, 2002. Mr. Williamson worked as a Sales Manager for Holsum Bakery for over 30 years before his retirement. During his travels he enjoyed buying, selling, and trading things. He never met a stranger and always had a joke for you. He also liked traveling with his wife in their RV, golf, and bowling.
Survivors include two sons: Walter W. Williamson, Jr. (Jill) and David C. Williamson. One brother: Jerry Williamson. Six grandchildren: David, Stephen, Eric, Chris, Craig, and Brooke. Nine great grandchildren also survive: Alex, Lucas, Jared, Blake, Jordan, Grant, Sadie, Carter, and Claire.
Memorial contributions may be made to: Harrisburg Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 83, Harrisburg, MO., 65256