Barney Ross Williamson

Barney Ross Williamson, 87, of Brewton, died Sunday, Aug. 21, 2018 at a local hospital after an extended illness.

Mr. Williamson was a native of Luverne, Ala. and former resident of Crestview, Fla. who relocated to the Brewton area in 1996. Retired with the U.S. Postal Service, he was also retired from the U.S. Air Force as a Master Sergeant E-7. He was of the Baptist faith.

The funeral was held at 11 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 16, with Rev. James Peacock officiating. Burial followed at Pineview Cemetery with Craver's Funeral Home directing.

Mr. Williamson is survived by one step-son, John R. (Maryann) Massie of Fort Myers, Fla.; one step-daughter, Regina Elizabeth Strickland of Brewton; two brothers, Cletus Williamson of St. Louis, Mo. and Bobby (Flora) Williamson of Brewton.

Mr. Williamson was preceded in death by his wife, Faye Godwin Williamson; and one brother, Willie Hugh Williamson.