Georgina B. Williamson
101, a resident of Greenwood Village South, Greenwood, Indiana, passed away with grace and dignity on January 24, 2014. The daughter of the late Chester and Lillian (Nellis) Beaumont, she was born in Portland, Oregon on December 27, 1912.
Her family moved from Portland to Detroit, Michigan. At the age of nine, her family moved to Connersville, Indiana, where her father worked for the Lexington Motor Car Company. She attended Western College for Women in Oxford, Ohio. In 1934 she moved back to Portland to work for her uncle in the cold storage business. On September 12, 1941, she married Willard Williamson, in Connersville, Indiana. He died in 1983. She was a resident of Connersville until 2002, when she moved to Greenwood.
Georgina was a member of Trinity Episcopal Church where she served on the Altar Guild. She was also an active member of Central Christian Church where she was involved in Christian Women's Fellowship.
Georgina worked at the Fayette County Library and later served on the board. In 1967, she was involved in establishing the Fayette County Contractual Library. She was a member of Tri Kappa, Cary Club, and Coterie. Georgina was an avid reader and enjoyed playing bridge and solving crossword puzzles. She loved visiting with her grandsons and beating them at euchre and word games!
Survivors include a daughter, Gina Coarsey (Jim) of Jacksonville, Florida; a son Joseph (Aggie) of Greenwood, Indiana; sister-in-law Jewel Beaumont and nephew Gary Beaumont; 5 grandchildren, Gerry(Suzanne)Lee, Jason (Jackie)Lee, Michael (Angie)Williamson, Andrew Williamson, David(Brooke)Williamson and one step grandson David(Caroline)Coarsey plus 10 great grandchildren, Jolynne, Jacob, James, Kylie, Madison, Kaitlyn, Riley, Joey, Emma and Tate. Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, brother, Robert Beaumont, and grandson, Tyler Williamson.
Services will be held at Urban Winkler Funeral Home of Connersville, Indiana on Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. James Orr officiating. Friends and family may visit one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow at Dale Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that, if you wish, contributions be made to the Fayette County Foundation.
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