Myron Elridge Williamson

Myron Elridge Williamson, 84, of Altavista died Monday, October 12, 2020, at his home. He was the husband of Grace Shields Williamson for 54 years.

He was born March 2, 1936, in Campbell County, a son of the late Robert J. Williamson and Hallie Hudson Williamson. He was a retired employee of BGF, U.S. Air Force and U.S. Air Force Reserve Veteran. Myron enjoyed music and playing his guitar.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by one son, Michael Williamson of Hurt; two sisters, Evelyn Worsham and her husband, Kelly, of Hurt and Doris Cox and her husband, Jabo, of Lynch Station; three grandchildren, Stephanie Snyder and her husband, Dave, of Hurt, Eric Williamson and his wife, Christy, of Motley and Brian Williamson of Altavista; four great grandchildren, Erica Williamson, Tyler Williamson, Victoria Gregory and Julia Gregory; one brother-in-law, Jimmy Shields and his wife, Donna; one sister-in-law, Gloria Epperson; and friends, Will Burgess, Abbitt Holly and George Scruggs

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Debra Jean “Debbie” Williamson.

A private funeral service will be held.

Myron will be available for viewing Wednesday, October 14, 2020, from 9:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. at Finch & Finch, Inc. Funeral & Cremation Service, Altavista.

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