Obituaries » Robert Watson Sr.
October 16, 1937 - March 12, 2017
Robert “Bob” Watson Sr.
Funeral services honoring the life of Robert “Bob” Watson Sr. will be at 1:00 P.M. Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Rose-Neath Chapel in Many, LA with Reverend Danny Asbell officiating. Burial will follow at Aimwell Baptist Church in Zwolle on Hwy. 1215. The family will receive friends and loved ones from 2:00 P.M. to 7: 00P.M on Friday evening.
Robert “Bob” Watson Sr. was born October 16, 1937 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana to Milton Leon Watson and Rosa Lena Martin Watson. Robert “Bob” Watson Sr. passed away on March 12, 2017 in Mansfield while in the DeSoto Retirement Center at the age of 79.
Proceeding him in death were his mother and father and his grandson Jason Watson.
Those left behind to cherish his memory are his wife, Carmen Yanez Watson, his sons Robert Watson Jr. & wife Diedra, Melton Watson & wife Janie, Matthew Watson & wife Rachel & his daughter Rita Henderson & husband John. His grandchildren Charels Watson, Tabitha Henderson, Nicholas Watson, Aaron Henderson, Hunter Adkins, Faith Watson, Silas Watson and Shiloh Watson. He is also survived by his brother Benny Fate Watson and sisters Lula Watson Booth and Janice Watson Duffy.
Serving as pallbearers are John Henderson, Richard Garcia, Caleb Rivers, Aaron Henderson Nicholas Watson, and Jason Garcia. Serving as Honorary pallbearers are Hunter Atkins, and Silas Watson.