Mary Lynn Williamson
Published 8:55 am Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Lynn Williamson were held at 3:00 p.m.
May 3, 2019, at the Saulters Funeral Home Chapel. Mrs. Williamson, age
87, went to be with her lord on May 1, 2019 at Twin Cities Hospital in
Niceville, Florida. Rev. Tommy Broom officiated and interment was in
the Society Hill Cemetery.
Saulters Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Pallbearers were Trey Williamson, Jack Williamson, Luke Williamson,
Paul Williamson, Ian Williamson, Kevin Hemphill and Gene Hortman.
Mary Lynn Williamson was born on May 8, 1931, in Springhill, to
Clifford Lee Hemphill and Myrtis Lanelle Jones Hemphill. Mrs.
Williamson was the longtime owner/operator of Lott and Lynn’s Grocery
in Society Hill until her retirement in 1986. She was a member of
Society Hill Baptist Church. She was very active in her community and
loved caring for her husband, children and grandchildren. She was ever
the caregiver, caring for various family members throughout her life.
She was preceded in death by her mother and father and her husband,
Walter Lott Williamson.
Mrs. Williamson is survived by one daughter, Kathye Williamson of
Niceville, Florida; three sons, Walter C. (Becky) Williamson II of
Meridian, David L. (Candy) Williamson of Niceville, Florida and Mike
(Nita) Williamson of Petal; two brothers, Billy Hemphill of Columbia
and Jimmy Hemphill of Bogalusa, Louisiana; two sisters, Carolyn Rials
of Senatobia, and Edna Earle Wall of Palatka, Florida; five
grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.
Visitation was May 3, 2019, from 1:30pm until 3:00 pm at Saulters Funeral Home.
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