CALDWELL - Services for Mrs. Velma Williamson, 54, of 1802
South Tenth, who died Friday at a Caldwell hospital after an
illness, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Flahiff
Funeral chapel by Elder Ray Benight of the Church of God
(Seventh-day) of Nampa, assisted by Elder Mark Burnham of the
Church of God (Seventh-day) of Meridian. Interment will
be at Canyon Hill.
Mrs. Williamson was born Aug. 1, 1912, in Port Arthur,
Tex. At an early age she moved with her family to Texas
County, Mor., and lived there for two years before moving with
the family to Turley, Mo., where she attended school.
She was married to Walter Williamson on June 1, 1930, in
Houston, Mo. Following their marriage they lived in
Texas County for 15 years. In 1944, they moved to Parma.
They moved in 1945 to Caldwell, where they had since resided.
She was a member of the Church of God (Seventh-day), and Iris
Gardeners' Club, the Forward Club, the Good Cheer Club and the
Surviving are her husband, Walter Williamson of
Caldwell; four brothers, Harmon Rice of Plato, Mo., Harry Rice
of Richland, Wash., Rupert Neal Rice of Denver, Colo., and
Maurice Rice of Milton-Freewater, Ore.; and two sisters, Mrs.
Lela Blankenship of College Place, Wash., and Mrs. Nina Welch
of Mountain Grove, Mo. She was preceded in death
by a son, Carl D. Williamson, on Oct. 10, 1934.