The passing of another great Greensboro athlete:Former Smith Golden Eagle Calvin Williamson has passed on

Former Ben L. Smith basketball, football ,and track star Calvin Williamson has passed on. He played for Jack Chatham’s late 60’s Eagles along with his brother Laymon and basketball Hall-of-Famer Bob McAdoo…..

Williamson went from Smith to Coahoma JC in Mississippi, and UTC-Chattanooga on a basketball scholarship.

He leaves 4 children, 6 grandchildren,1 great-grandchild, 3 sisters, and 2 brothers. Funeral service is Thursday, March 12th, 11:30 visitation, service 12 noon at United Institutional Baptist Church, 802 East Market Street.

*****Thanks to the “Original Ol’ Bawl Coach” for sending us this info today…*****