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Wilbur K. Watson, Jr
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Birth: Jun. 21, 1924
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jun. 5, 2005
Battle Creek
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA

WILBUR K. WATSON, JR WAS BORN ON JUNE 21, 1924, IN ATLANTA, GEORGIA; TO LEILA AND WILBUR K. WATSON, SR.

HE SERVED IN THE U.S. ARMY DURING THE KOREAN WAR AND RECEIVED AN HONORABLE DISCHARGE IN 1944. WILBUR WORKED FOR 25 YEARS AT THE V.A. HOSPITAL AND WAS A LIFE-LONG MEMBER OF THE ORIGINAL CHURCH OF GOD, IN BATTLE CREEK.

WHILE A MEMBER OF O.C.O.G., HE SERVED AS CHAIR-PERSON OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES AND DEACON, CHURCH TREASURER, AND WAS A MEMBER OF THE CHOIR.

WILBUR K. WATSON JR., 80 ,OF KALAMAZOO,MICHIGAN, FORMERLY OF BATTLE CREEK, PASSED AWAY ON SUNDAY, JUNE 5, 2005, AFTER RECEIVING CARE FOR A PROLONGED ILLNESS AT THE V.A. MEDICAL CENTER IN BATTLE CREEK, MICHIGAN.

HE WAS PRECEDED IN DEATH BY HIS PARENTS; TWO SISTERS AND HIS WIFE.

WILBUR LEAVES TO CHERISH HIS MEMORY TO HIS DAUGHTER, MARGUEITE WATSON,OF KALAMAZOO; TWO SONS, WILBUR (DEB) WATSON, OF GRAND RAPIDS; AND MARVIN WATSON, OF KALAMAZOO; ONE SISTER, RUTH WASHINGTON, OF CHICAGO.

 
 
Burial:
Fort Custer National Cemetery
Augusta
Kalamazoo County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Shanna McGrone
Record added: Mar 10, 2011
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Wilbur K. Watson, Jr
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