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Gladys Comer Williamson / March 17, 2020

Gladys Comer Williamson of Nelson, died Saturday, March 14, 2020 at the age of 84. Born in Halifax County on May 8, 1935, she was the daughter of the late George Robert Comer and Mary Elizabeth Zimmerman and was married to the late Ray Hoover Williamson.
Mrs. Williamson was a member of Nelson Baptist Church and retired from Burlington Industries.

She is survived by a daughter, Patricia Duckworth (Merk) of Nelson; sons, Glen Williamson (Barbara) of Vernon Hill, Scottie Williamson (Sandy) of Nelson; sister, Joyce Morris of South Boston; brothers, Tommy Comer (Judy) of South Boston, Roger Comer (Edna) of Chase City, Bobby Comer (Dorothy) of South Boston, Lloyd Comer of Roxboro, N.C.; 13 grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin Seamans, grandson, Cameron Singleton, and six brothers and sisters. 

A funeral was held Tuesday, March 17, at Watkins Cooper Lyon chapel with the Revs. Jane Lyon and Bill Wilkins officiating. Interment followed in Gravel Hill cemetery.

The family received friends Monday, March 16, from 6-8 p.m. at Watkins Cooper Lyon Funeral Home and other times at the home.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

The family is being served by Watkins Cooper Lyon Funeral Home.

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