July 9, 2017
Greenville, SC Margaret Beth Williamson, 87, of Greenville formerly of Darlington died on Sunday, July 9, 2017. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 2 PM in the Chapel of Kistler Hardee Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Grove Hill Cemetery. A reception will follow at South of Pearl, 117 Edwards Ave, Darlington, SC 29532. Miss Williamson was born in Florence County. She was the daughter of the late Robert Edward Williamson and Olga Rush Williamson. Miss Williamson had lived in Greenville, SC for the past two years but spent most of her life in Columbia. She graduated from St. John’s High School in 1947. Miss Williamson also graduated from Winthrop College with a B.S. in Elementary Education in 1951 and a Masters in Education in 1975. Miss Williamson had a beautiful voice and often performed as a soloist in many stage and opera productions. She was the adult ensemble Choir Director & Soloist at Trenholm Road Baptist Church. She was a past president of the South Carolina Federation of Music and the Eau Claire Music Club as well as a member of the Afternoon Music Club and the Women’s Symphony Association. As a teacher, Miss Williamson was honored as the 1978 Richland County School District One “Teacher of the Year” and was a member of Delta Kappa Gamma, Alpha Chapter honorary Teacher’s Society. Miss Williamson was also a member of First Baptist Church in Darlington. Surviving are her sister-in-law, Grace T. Williamson; her niece, Paula W. Church and husband, Sam and their children, Emma, Taylor and Daisy; her nephew, John Williamson, Jr. and wife, Kathie and their son, John W. “Trip” Williamson, III; and her first cousin, Steve West and wife, Karen. Miss. Williamson was preceded in death by her parents listed above, and by her brother, Retired Col. John W. Williamson, Sr. Memorials may be made to Music Clubs Scholarship Fund, 2625 Mills Drive, Columbia, SC 29204. Family and friends are invited to sign the online guest book at www.kistlerhardeefuneralhome.com
Greenville, SC Margaret Beth Williamson, 87, of Greenville formerly of Darlington died on Sunday, July 9, 2017. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 2 PM in the Chapel of Kistler Hardee Funeral Home. Burial will follow... View Obituary & Service Information
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