Barbara Joan Williamson, 81, of Windsor passed away at 10:12 a.m. Tuesday (July 26, 2011) at the Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Care Center, Coles Co.

Graveside services will be at 11:00 a.m. Saturday in the Windsor Cemetery with Rev. Richard Eident officiating. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until service time at the Lovins-Lockart Funeral Home, Windsor. Burial will be in the Windsor Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Parkinson Foundation.

She was born September 16, 1929 in Neoga the daughter of George and Winifred (Clay) Dodson. She married Arnold Dean Williamson November 22, 1946 in Mayfield, KY and he preceded her in death June 20, 1989.

She was a member of the Windsor Christian Church and retired from General Electric.She loved the holidays and spending time with her family.

Surviving are sons, Dennis Williamson of Jonestown, TX and Tony (Pam) Williamson of Windsor; daughters, Cindy (Dave) Schnorf of Pearland, TX and Karen (David) Sampson of Mattoon; grandchildren, Jamie (David) Barge and Kimberly (Chris) Wetsel of Texas, Angela (Shawn) Davison of Arthur, Kyla (Andy) Kuhns of Philo, Shera Williamson of Texas, Brian and Derek Williamson of Windsor; nine great-grandchildren; brother, Charles Dodson of California; sisters, Marjorie Davis of Arizona and Darlene Beck of Villa Grove.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and one brother.