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Juanita Rosalie Williams, American artist. Recipient 1st award Rocky Mountain National, 1984, Elsie and David Wu-Ject Key award American Watercolor Society, 1989, 4th award San Diego Watercolor Society, 1993.


Williams, Juanita Rosalie was born on August 7, 1933 in Zanesville, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Joseph Russell and Gladys Lucille (Worden) Somers.


Graduated from the high school, Zanesville.


Juror Bexley (Ohio) Art Guild, Capital University, 1984.


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  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Collector's Gallery Columbus Museum Fine Art, Ohio, 1972, Pomerene Fine Arts Center, 1991, McDonough Gallery, Marietta College, 1991, Blue Sky Gallery, Columbus, 1992, exhibited in group shows at Zanesville Art Center, 1981, 1990, Franklin University, Columbus, Ohio, 1985, Marietta (Ohio) College, 1991, Pomerene Fine Arts Center, Coshocton, Ohio, 1991, Northern Arizona University, 1992, French Art Colony, Gallipolis, Ohio, 1992, Society Layerists in Multi-Media, San Miguel Allende, Mexico, 1996, Albuquerque Museum, 2007, Marlborough, England, 1997, Sirius Gallery, Santa Fe, 2001, Giving Shelter Exhibition, 516 Arts Gallery, Albuquerque, 2008, Represented in permanent collections Zanesville Art Center, Ohio, Society Bank Cleveland, Edward Cherry Corporation, Columbus, National WaterColor Society.


Board of directors Zanesville Art Center, 1986-1990. 92-95. Member National Watercolor Society, Society Layerists in Multi-Media, Ohio Watercolor Society (silver Buckeye award 1986), Southeastern Ohio Watercolor Society (co-founder, 1st president 1978-1979).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, interior decorating, reading, metaphyics, traveling.


Married Roy George Williams, February 16, 1952 (divorced 2002). Children: Karin Sue Williams Brandi, Kenneth Roy.

Joseph Russell Somers

Gladys Lucille (Worden) Somers

Roy George Williams

Karin Sue Williams Brandi Williams

Kenneth Roy Williams