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William Douglas "Dutch" Waters
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Birth: Dec. 24, 1920
Page County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jun. 6, 2009
Luray
Page County
Virginia, USA

He was the son of Irvin and Evelyn Racer Waters. Due to the early death of his mother, he was raised by his uncle and aunt, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas G. Racer.

On October 17, 1945, he married Katherine Irene Cornell of Rappahannock County.

He is survived by his wife and three children, Douglas Wayne and Barbara E. Waters, both of Luray, and Randol G. Waters of Knoxville, Tennessee; three grandchildren, Frances and Alicia Waters of Luray, and Bradley C. Waters of Knoxville; and one great-grandson, Kenneth Wayne Knowles of Luray. A great granddaughter, Halee Brianna Waters, is deceased.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Elbert and Elwood; and one sister, Lyda Seekford.

He is survived by three half sisters, Lucy Stephens of Saint David's Church, Vivian Baker and Delorise Waters; and two half brothers, Leroy and Lemuel, all of Luray.

Mr. Waters retired in 1973 after 32 years with Avisco. He was a veteran of World War II, having served in the European Theater, where he was awarded the Bronze Star for heroic achievements in connection with military operations against the enemy in France and Germany. He was a member of the Luray Christian Disciples of Christ.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Lemuel Ervin Waters (1898 - 1943)
  Evelyn Virginia Racer Waters (1901 - 1928)
 
 Spouse:
  Katherine I Waters (1926 - ____)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elbert Ezra Waters (1918 - 1989)*
  William Douglas Waters (1920 - 2009)
  Lyda Marie Waters Seekford (1923 - 2001)*
  Oliver Elwood Waters (1925 - 1993)*
  Lucy Irene Waters Stephens (1933 - 2014)**
  Lucy Irene Waters Stephens (1933 - 2014)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Beahms Chapel Cemetery
Luray
Page County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Edwin E. Hilliard
Record added: Jun 17, 2009
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 Added: Sep. 7, 2011
World War II
- Edwin E. Hilliard
 Added: Jun. 17, 2009
 
 
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