Obituary and funeral services: Betty Williamson, 74, of Monroe

Betty Williamson, age 74 of Monroe, died on November 7, 2019. She was born in Chilhowee, Tennessee on May 19, 1945 to the late Juanita Davis Deputy and the late Carl Henry Deputy.

She was preceded in death by her son, the late Jeff Rash; sisters, the late Freeda Moss, the late Kate Rathburn, the late Judy Stone, the late Geneva Bucwhaker; and brothers, the late Fred Deputy, the late Jim Deputy; and grandson, the late Jon Tyler Deese.

She is survived by her husband, Victor Williamson of Monroe; daughters, Charlotte Rash of Dallas, NC, Mickie Deese of Statham, Iva Cogdell of Statham, Amanda Williamson of Monroe, Destiny Williamson of Dallas, NC; sons, Carroll Rash Jr. of Winder, Scott Rash of Winder, David Williamson of Macon, Edward Williamson of Monroe, Matthew Williamson of Monroe; sisters, Marti Pappas of Rochester, MN, Mary Deputy of Belmont, NC, Ruth Loeb of Belmont, NC, Annette Neal of Iva, SC; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Williamson was a member of Annie Mary Baptist Church for 20 years. She also had a heart for children and was a foster parent to many young boys and girls over the years. She worked as a social worker at Head Start for many years and the church secretary at Annie Mary Baptist Church for 10 years. Her greatest love was being a wife, mother, sister, aunt, grandmother, and great grandmother to all members of her family. Mrs. Williamson loved fishing, camping, and raising children. She always said children kept her young and loved taking trips to nowhere with the love of her life, Mr. Williamson.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, November 9, 2019, at 2:00 pm at Annie Mary Baptist Church with Rev. James “Buster” Brown officiating. Interment will follow at Annie Mary Baptist Church Cemetery.

Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook online at

Reposted courtesy of Meadows Funeral Home.

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