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Billie Elaine (Wasson) Womack

May 27, 1940 ~ March 6, 2022 (age 81)


Billie Elaine Wasson Womack passed away peacefully with her family by her side at 3 AM, Sunday morning, March 6th. She was a loving Christian wife, mother and friend. She loved her family very much and they in turn showed their love for her by not leaving her side over her last days. She also never met a stranger and enjoyed every minute visiting with all of her friends.

     Billie was born May 27 1940, in Mounds, Illinois to Luther and Ora Wasson. On September 20. 1963 she married Charles Womack. They were blessed with 58 years together and raised three children, Chris, Tracy and Michael.

     Billie is survived by her husband, Charles Womack of Harrisburg, children, Chris Womack of Metropolis, Illinois; Tracy Murphy and husband Kenny of Harrisburg; and Michael Womack of Harrisburg; six grandchildren, Kristin Atkinson and husband Jace of Brookport, Illinois; Kara Womack of Metropolis, Illinois; Emma Pappenfuss and husband Ryan of Harrisburg; C.J. Murphy of Evanston, Illinois; Justin Womack of Equality, and Brody Womack of Equality; two great grandchildren, Elliot Pappenfuss and Remi Atkinson; several nieces and one nephew; and sister in law, Wanda Wasson of Highland, Indiana.

     Billie was preceded in death by three brothers, Jack Wasson, Rev. Vernon Wasson, and John Wasson, two sisters, Mary Tretter and Irene Shelton, and a granddaughter, Kendra Jo Murphy. The family would like to thank Saline Care Nursing and Rehabilitation Center for their superior care.

     Billie was a Christian and longtime member of McKinley Avenue Baptist Church and per her request there will be graveside services only.  Graveside services will be held at 11 AM, Wednesday, March 9, 2022 at Sunset Garden Cemetery in Harrisburg; Rev. Billy Dye, Jr. will officiate. Those wishing to attend should gather at the cemetery.  Condolences may be left for the family on her obituary page at www.reedfuneralchapel.com.

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Graveside Service
March 9, 2022

11:00 AM
Sunset Garden Cemetery

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