|Published: 9:25 AM, 12/18/2012
Author: Duay O'Neil
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
COSBY-Funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m. tonight
in the chapel of Manes Funeral Home for Cocke County political leader and World
War II veteran Bill Williamson.
Williamson died suddenly at his Cosby home Sunday at the
age of 87. He was currently serving as one of two CLB members from Cosby's
Fifth District, having first been elected to the position in 1990 as a Justice
of the Peace.
During his tenure, Williamson served the group as
chairman for two terms. At the time of his death, he chaired the Finance
Committee and was known for his careful scrutiny regarding the spending of the
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