|Birth: ||Mar. 28, 1931|
|Death: ||Jun. 27, 2009|
Joye Lee Watson
Funeral service for Joye Lee Watson, 78, Grandfield will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Gray Funeral Home Chapel with Dwight Parker, pastor of Grandfield Church of Christ, officiating.
Mrs. Watson died Saturday, June 27, 2009, in Temple.
Interment will be in the Memorial Cemetery, Grandfield.
She was born March 28, 1931 in Grandfield to Melvin and Sylvia Sandefer Richardson. She attended Fort Auger and Grandfield Public Schools. She never missed a day of school from first through the 12th grade before graduating in 1947. She married C. J. Watson on Nov. 3, 1948, in Grandfield. At the age of 53 she graduated with her vocational nursing degree form Vernon Regional Junior College, and she was employed at the Colonial Village Nursing Home in Grandfield until she retired. Joye was a member of the Grandfield Church of Christ.
Survivors include her husband, of the home; two sons, Gary Watson, Altus, and Scott Watson and his wife, Kathy, Henrietta, Texas; one daughter, Rita Payne and husband, Skip Scarbrough, Dundee, Texas; one sister, Enda Earl Foster and husband, Cal, Clifton, Texas; nine grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Melvin and Sylvia Richardson; a brother, Kenneth Wayne Richardson; a sister, Dixie Dean Terrybone; and a daughter, Claudia Allgood.
Visitation will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. today. An online guest book and sympathy cards are available at GrayFuneral.com.
C J Watson (1922 - 2011)
Claudia J. Watson Allgood (1951 - 1995)*
Grandfield Memorial Cemetery
Created by: Wanda Jackson
Record added: Jun 29, 2009
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