OCEAN ISLE BEACH — Virginia Alma Williamson, 98, passed away Thursday, Dec. 24, 2020, at her home. Born in Horry County, South Carolina, she was daughter of the late Olin Cox and Martha Todd Cox. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Odell Williamson, and several siblings.
She and her husband were instrumental in a multitude of projects including the development of Ocean Isle Beach and several golf courses. They were also benefactors to the Brunswick County School System and Brunswick Community College. One of her personal projects was Ocean Isle Beach Chapel, which remains as a legacy to her strong faith in Jesus Christ.
Surviving are her son, DeCarol Willilamson ( Jan) of Rocky Point; daughter, LaDane Williamson of Durham; and Marnie Williamson Pigott (Paul) of Ocean Isle Beach; sister, Geraldine Bellamy of Atlanta; and adored grandchildren, Fraiser Bullington, Kendra Bullington, Nadia Grace Bullington, Heather Borton, Virginia Love Masters, Odell DeCarol Williamson Jr., Jordan Williamson Cline, Savannah Williamson Hubach and Jonathan Odell Williamson.
Private family services will be conducted Wednesday, Dec. 30, at Ocean Isle Chapel. Private entombment will follow in the family mausoleum.
Memorials may be made to the Ocean Isle Beach Chapel, 4 West Third St., Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469.
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