Donald L. Williamson (Coffee Man), 68, of Newport, Tennessee, the youngest child of 10 of Robert and Hazel Williamson of the Reidtown community, began his walk across heaven on Monday, October 07, 2019. He was the owner and operator of English Mountain Coffee Service.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Hazel Williamson; brothers, Robert Jr., Conrad (Bud) Williamson; sisters, Marjorie Balch Thornton, Frances Cooper, Barbara Heatherly, Joyce Brooks and baby sister Ruth; several special nieces and nephews Toddy and Tyson Cooper, Lee McClanahan, Steve Balch, Yvonne Hartsell, Peachie Cody, Janice Barnes and many special friends that were always there for him.
He is survived by his wife, Betty F. Williamson; stepsons, Vic and Todd Shrader; stepdaughter, Cindy N. Butler; granddaughters, Ashlie Shrader Brodey and Savannah Butler and great grandson, August Lee Bradley; brother, Jack Williamson and sister, Carolyn Snapp.
The family will receive friends today, Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2019, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Farrar Funeral Home in Dandridge. Funeral services will follow at 7 p.m. at Farrar Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Bill Cheetham and Rev. John Clark officiating.
Interment graveside services will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday at Grants Chapel Cemetery.
Arrangements by Farrar Dandridge