Bobby Joe “Willie” Williamson, 61, of Bridge City, died Sunday, July 17, at his home.

Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 20, at Claybar Funeral Home in Bridge City. Officiating will be the Rev. Jerry Maxwell. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens near Bridge City.

Visitation will be held before the service on Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., at the funeral home.

Born in Orange, on Sept. 19, 1949, Bobby was the son of Ruby Jean (Williams) and David S. Williamson, Sr. He worked for the City of Bridge City for over 20 years. He was a loving husband and father, and he loved music and his family.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, David Williamson, Jr.

Bobby is survived by his wife of 37 years, Julie Anne Williamson; sons, Ronnie M. Shirley and wife Dee of Las Vegas, Scott J. Williamson and wife Bonnie of Buna; grandchild, P.J. Shirley; and brother, Thomas Williamson of Orange.

Serving as Pallbearers will be John Williamson, George (Butch) Williamson, Dwayne Williamson, Christopher Williamson, Joseph Williamson, Danny Joe Petty, Colton Collins, and Jerry Odom. Honorary Pallbearer will be Gene Gill.