2009-05-21 / Obituaries


Willie Ray Jemison, 60, of Walker Springs died May 10, 2009 at his residence. He was born Dec. 7, 1948.

Survivors include his mother, Rosie Lee Jemison, Walker Springs; longtime companion, Dorothy Mae Williams, Walker Springs; four brothers, Wilbert Jemison Jr., Bennie Lee Jemison Sr., both of Walker Springs, Fredrick E. Jemison, Wagarville, Renay Jemison, Mobile; four sisters, Annie Jemison, Jackson, Florine Jemison, Gloria Leggett, Lajoyce Harmon, all of Walker Springs; two uncles, Theodore (Mary) Pritchett, Walker Springs, Cleon (Monica) Pritchett, Los Angeles, Calif.; one aunt, Annie L. Pritchett; devoted friend, Ronnie Pritchett, and other friends, Jeremiah Berry and Henry Scott.

The service was May 16 at 2:30 p.m. at Greater Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church in Walker Springs. Rev. Mulvoy Taylor, pastor, officiated. Burial was in the Hotel Hill Cemetery in Walker Springs. Jackson Memorial Funeral Home directed.


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