|Birth: ||Dec. 13, 1905|
|Death: ||Mar. 15, 1993|
T.R. 'Tommie" Watson
Services for T.R. "Tommie" Watson, 87, of Pollok, will be held at 2:30 P.M. Wednesday at the Gipson Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Richard Owen and the Rev. Ray Preston officiating. Interment will follow in Gann Cemetery.
Mr. Watson was born Dec. 13, 1905 in Shelby County and died Monday in Pollok. He was ordained a Baptist minister in 1929 and was a member of Clawson Assembly of God Church. Mr. Watson was a retired diesel mechanic for Lufkin Oil and Gas. He worked at the shipyard in Orange during World War II.
Survivors: son and daughter-inlaw, Floyce and Essie Watson of Houston; daughters and sons-inlaw, Fayrene and Granville Cox of Lufkin and Betty and Glenn Edwards of Pollok; grandchildren, Denease Murray and Dennis Watson, both of Houston, Pam Grote and Brent Cox, both of Lufkin, Malisa Edwards and Jeff Edwards, both of Pollok; four great-grandchildren; brothers, Hardy Watson of San Antonio and Oscar Watson of Nacogdoches; sister, Mary Grubbs of Pasadena.
Mr. Watson was preceded in death by his wife, Sudie Mae Watson, on Oct 7, 1991.
Pallbearers will be James Bennett, Don Coulter, Jack Haney, Melvin McAdams, Jerry Palmore and Hollis Stringer.
E.H. Bennett will serve as honorary pallbearer.
Flowers or memorials to Hospice in the Pines, 116 S. Raguet, Lufkin, Te3xas 75902, are acceptable
Gipson Funeral Home, directors.
George Seymore Watson (1875 - 1953)
Mary Steve Thomson Watson (1881 - 1965)
Sudie Mae Lewis Watson (1901 - 1991)*
George Walter Watson (1897 - 1982)*
Hardy Watson (1900 - 1996)*
James Marshall Watson (1902 - 1971)*
Mary Elizabeth Watson Grubbs (1904 - 1997)*
Tommie Ray Watson (1905 - 1993)
Laura R. Watson Fleming (1908 - 1986)*
Arthur William Watson (1910 - 1974)*
Oscar Watson (1912 - 2005)*
James Bruce Watson (1915 - 1987)*
Viola Sarah Watson Hockin Clayton (1917 - 1992)*
Maintained by: Thomas Hockin
Originally Created by: leslie anne brown
Record added: Mar 20, 2010
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