Earlene Marie Williamson was born in Sylvania, Georgia to Carrie Brown Branch and the late Ralph Lewis on September 20, 1039.
She was a young child when the family moved to Pittsburgh. They lived in the Hazelwood, Homewood and East Liberty neighborhoods She was educated in the Pittsburgh Public School System, graduating from George Westinghouse High School inn 1957.
Earlene was married to her husband of 58 years, Paul M. Williamson, Sr. on June 20, 1959. To their union two children were born, Paul M., Jr., and Tray R. Williamsom.
She was baptized in 1978 at the Greater Bethlehem Temple by Pastor F. M. Thomas.
Earlene was a former employee of St. Francis Hospital as nurse's aide, Mellon Bank in data processing and Port Authority, as a bus driver, retiring after 22 years of service.
She enjoyed traveling and attending family reunions. Her hobbies were shopping and patronizing various casinos. She will be missed by all who knew her.
Preceding her in death, were her father, Ralph Lewis, Stepfather, Edward Branch, Jr. and her son-in-law David Wheat. Earlene departed this life suddenly on Thursday, February 22, 2018.
She leaves to cherish her memory, a loving husband, Paul M. Williamson,Sr.; children, Paul M. Williamson, Jr., Tracy Williamson-Wheat and Paula M. N. Williamson, Richmond, CA; grandchildren, Daniel Williamson, Sandy Springs, GA, Angel and Sydney Williamson-Wheat; great grandchildren, Croix, Cayman and Kingston Williamson; loving mother, Carrie Brown Branch and a host of other relatives and friends.