Women celebrate 40-year friendship, honor a friend lost to ovarian cancer

Sharon Johnson(NEW YORK) — A group of women who’ve been friends for 40 years remembered one of their own, who died from ovarian cancer in April, during a planned girl’s trip.

“We could not make this trip without her,” Sharon Robinson said Saturday about her late friend, Denise Williamson, while visiting a rented Seacrest, Florida beach house.

Robinson, Williamson, Della Jackson, Daphne Thompson, Lisa Alexander and LaTangie Ingram have called themselves, “The Sensational Six.” The women initially met while attending Charles Lincoln Harper High School in Atlanta.

The six friends, now in their 50s, have “been together through all the milestones of our …read more