Rev. James Fabian Williamson, 84, of Midlothian, passed away on Friday, January 7, 2022.
Rev. Williamson was born in Blackstone, VA. He served in the ministry for many years. He was a doting and fun Papa to his grandchildren and children. He was an avid Redskins fan.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James Marion Williamson and Hazel Wagoner Williamson; brother, Ralph Edward Williamson; sister, Frances Marie Conquest; and granddaughter, Jasmine Elizabeth Williamson. Family left to cherish his memory include his wife, Fay Doss Williamson; children, Elisa Williamson Cassidy and John Fabian Williamson (Jessica); his grandchildren, Richard “Hunter” Overby Cassidy, River Hazel Williamson, and Stone Fabian Williamson; his sisters, Nancy Williamson Graef, Jean Williamson Stout, and Patricia Williamson Heath; sister-in-law, Janice D. Seay; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.
The family wishes to thank Patsy Bowlin for all of her help.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, January 15, 2022 at The Celebration Center, 879 Research RD., Richmond, VA 23236. A gathering of family and friends will be held for one hour prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Celebration Center, 879 Research RD., Richmond, VA 23236 or American Diabetes Association, PO Box 7023, Merrifield, VA 22116-7023.