|Birth: ||Jun. 5, 1927|
|Death: ||Oct. 12, 2011|
Margaret S. Watts, formerly a resident of Middletown, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 12, 2011 in Christiana Hospital, Newark. Mrs. Watts was a resident of Newark Manor Nursing Home.
She was born in 1927 to Norman R. Sparks, Sr. and Edna S. Sparks of St. Georges.
Margaret was a graduate of Conrad High School. In her earlier years, she worked as a hospital clerk in Wilmington. In 1948 she married Harold B. Watts, Sr., her husband of 61 years who passed away in 2008. Following her marriage she worked for Dr. Walter H. Lee in Middletown and with the State of Delaware from where she retired.
She was a member of Bethesda United Methodist Church in Middletown for more than 60 years.
In addition to her parents and husband, Margaret was preceded in death by a brother, Norman R. Sparks, Jr.
Surviving Mrs. Watts are her sister, Anna May Sartin of Middletown; a son, Harold B. Watts, Jr. and his wife, Kathy of Newark and a daughter, Linda W. Timmons and her husband, Richard of Middletown. She is also survived by five grandchildren, Paul Watts of Middletown, Kevin Watts of Clayton and Anne Coleman and her husband, Don, of Dover, Caroline Timmons of Newark and Jennifer Timmons of Lynchburg, VA; six great-grandchildren, Paul, Bryan and Aaron Watts and Emma, Julia and Grant Coleman, as well as a great-great-grandson, Noah Watts.
Funeral services will be held 2 pm on Tuesday, October 18 at Daniels & Hutchison Funeral Home LLC, 212 N. Broad Street in Middletown, where friends may visit with her family from 1-2 pm. Interment will follow in St. Georges Cemetery.
Norman R. Sparks (1893 - 1965)
Edna M. Sparks (1899 - 1972)
Harold B. Watts (1920 - 2008)
Saint Georges Cemetery
New Castle County
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Record added: Oct 16, 2011
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