Ray Bryan Williamson was born on May 15, 1941, to Elburn Bryan (Dick) and Ruby Gold Williamson in Llano, Texas. He passed to his heavenly Father on October 21, 2012, following his courageous fight with Leukemia.
Predeceased by his parents, Ray is survived by his wife, Suzanne, sons, Jason Smith, Matthew Smith and Scott Williamson, step-father Blaine Quirl, brothers, Don Williamson and James Williamson, daughters-in-law, Jill Smith and Bethard Smith, grandchildren, Emily, Cade, Tanner and Reeves, nieces, nephews and many friends.
Ray grew up in Llano playing at the river with his brothers. He attended Waco High School, University of North Texas where he played football, joined Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity, was president of the Talons men