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Jack Coley Watkins, Sr
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Birth: Sep. 24, 1932
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 11, 2008
Greensboro
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA

GREENSBORO Mr. Jack Coley Watkins, Sr., 75, entered into Heaven on Friday, July 11, 2008.

Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, July 15, at his home church, Reedy Fork Baptist in Browns Summit. Services will be conducted by Rev. Paul Nicks, Rev. Joe Chandler and Rev. Larry Chandler. Interment will follow at Lakeview Memorial Park.

Mr. Watkins retired from Shepherd Motor Lines. He was a Charter Member of Philadelphia Baptist Chapel and served as a faithful Deacon and Sunday School Teacher for over 30 years.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Gaynelle "Lillie" Poston Watkins; parents, Judson and Sallie H. Watkins; brothers, Marvin, Dallas, Neil and Carlton Watkins; and sisters, Dee Stanley and Christine Hutchins.

He is survived by his second wife, Audrey Mae Limeberry Watkins of the home; children, Deborah Busam, Jack Jr. Watkins (Elaine), Danny Watkins (Sherry), Robin Shaffer, Lisa Duggins (Mike); grandchildren, Scott, Heather, Jacklin, Jason, Josh, Lane, Justin, Samantha, Matthew, Samara, Summer, Susan, Rebekah and Gabby; ten great-grandchildren; brothers, Haltson and Ronnie Watkins and sister, Lucille Childress.

The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Monday at Forbis & Dick North Elm Street Funeral Home.


Published in the News Record on 7/13/2008 
 
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 Parents:
  Judson Hursley Watkins (1899 - 1956)
  Sallie Lou Harris Watkins (1900 - 2000)
 
 Spouse:
  Lillie Poston Watkins (1936 - 1988)*
 
 Siblings:
  Gussie Watkins (1918 - 1919)*
  Christine Fern Watkins Hudson (1920 - 2002)*
  Halton E. Watkins (1922 - 2008)*
  Dallas Judson Watkins (1924 - 1992)*
  Marvin Oren Watkins (1927 - 1998)*
  Jack Coley Watkins (1932 - 2008)
  Deanna Carolyn Watkins Stanley (1938 - 1988)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lakeview Memorial Park
Greensboro
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: David Clay
Record added: Jul 20, 2008
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