Timothy Lee Williamson, age 59, of Mena, Arkansas, was called home to his Lord and Savior on Saturday, September 25, 2021. Anyone who knew Tim knew that he gave God the glory for all of his accomplishments.
Tim was born in Mena, Arkansas, on August 10, 1962, to Ollie and Billy Jim Williamson. He attended Mena High School and was the Valedictorian of his 1980 graduating class. He attended Hendrix College and graduated with the Centennial class of 1984. He then graduated from the William H. Bowen School of Law at Little Rock in 1987. Tim returned to his beloved hometown in 1990 and served as Chief Deputy Prosecuting Attorney from 1990 to 1994. He served as the elected Prosecuting Attorney for Polk and Montgomery counties from 1995 until his retirement in 2010.
In April 1993, he married the love of his life, Laura. They traveled, laughed, and drank coffee on the porch together for 28 years. Together they have two daughters, Claire, 25; and Rachel, 20. He and Claire shared a passion for pizza and music. He and Rachel had a common love for history and cattle ranching. He cherished his Friday nights grilling out, listening to his playlist, and relaxing with his family. He enjoyed worshipping with his family at their home church, Grace Bible Church.
He is preceded in death by his father Billy Jim Williamson, and his mother-in-law Mona Prange. Left to celebrate and remember Tim are his wife Laura; his two daughters Claire and Rachel; his mother Ollie Williamson; his father-in-law Bob Prange, and a host of other relatives and friends.
A celebration of Tim’s life will be held at Grace Bible Church in Mena, Arkansas, on October 2 at 10 a.m.