|Birth: ||Sep. 28, 1916|
|Death: ||Feb. 24, 2008|
North Carolina, USA
Daughter of Kent Sarver Clow and his first wife, Eleanor Corwith Hamill Clow.
Buried in the Hamill family plot.
The grave marker gives death as Feb. 24; her obituary says Feb. 25.
Asheville (N.C.)- Elise Clow Williamson (Peggy) died Monday, February 25, 2008, at her home in Asheville.
She was born in Chicago in 1915, to the late Kent Clow and Eleanor Hamill Clow. She married Burke Williamson, a lawyer from Lake Charles, La., in 1939. The Williamsons resided in Lake Forest, Ill. for many years, retiring to Asheville in the 1970's.
Elise served as president of the Antiquarian Society of the Art Institute of Chicago and was on the Women's Board of the Art Institute of Chicago as well as the Women's Board of Presbyterian St. Luke's in Chicago. She was a member of the Contemporary Club in Chicago, the Lake Forest Garden Club and the French Broad River Garden Club.
In addition to her parents, Elise was preceded in death by her husband and also her daughter, Rosalie Williamson Carter.
She is survived by her daughter, Eleanor Fischer; her grandchildren, Elise Abegg and Julian Fischer and her great-grandchildren Benjamin, Madeline, Kyle and Julian.
Elise will be remembered for her grace, her beautiful smile and her generosity. She will be greatly missed by all those who loved her so much.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 26 at the Cathedral of All Souls in Asheville with the Rev. Todd M. Donatelli officiating. Immediately following the memorial service there will be a reception at the home of the Williamsons.
Morris Funeral Home is assisting the family. Condolences may be sent through the website at www.morrisfamilyfuneralhome.com
Kent Sarver Clow (1888 - 1952)
Eleanor Corwith Hamill Clow (1889 - 1920)
William Burke Williamson (1906 - 1987)
Rosalie Allis Williamson Carter (1943 - 1995)*
Elise Hamill Clow Williamson (1916 - 2008)
Kent Sarver Clow (1924 - 1983)**
William Ellsworth Clow (1929 - 1970)**
Plot: Fairlawn Section, Lot 18
Created by: Ray
Record added: Dec 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82323305