Cora Williamson, 1917-2018

Cora Erskine Williamson was born on October 30, 1917, in Howe, Texas and passed away January 20, 2018. A long-time resident of Oak Cliff, Cora was a member of Cliff Temple Baptist Church for 72 years. She worked for the Baptist Bookstore and retired from Good Luck Oil Company. Her faith, love, and joy touched all she met. Cora is preceded in death by her parents, Ora and J.C. Erskine; son Lowe Williamson III; husband, Lowe Williamson, Jr.; and sisters, Margaret Wight and Jolynda Williams. She is survived by her son Lee Williamson; grandchildren, Lee Williamson, Jr., Alex Williamson, Samantha Williamson, Denise Williamson, Donna Davis and Victor Davis; as well as 13 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and a large, loving extended family.

A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Sat., Feb. 10 in Basset Chapel at Cliff Temple Baptist Church, 125 Sunset Ave., Dallas. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Seniors Ministry or The Well at Cliff Temple, or to the Oak Cliff Woman’s Club Trust Foundation.