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Willard Cline Watson
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Birth: Jun. 1, 1905
Stony Fork
Watauga County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 26, 1994
Deep Gap
Watauga County
North Carolina, USA

Son of Nora Ellen WATSON. His father is unknown, but may have been a TRIPLETT. Married Ora GREER. Father of four daughters and three sons.

Watauga Democrat Obituary:

Mr. Willard Cline Watson, 89, of Route 1, Deep Gap, died Monday morning, Sept. 26, at his home.

He was born June 1, 1905, in the Stony Fork community of Watauga County. He was a retired rock mason and well-known wood craftsman. He was a member of Mount Paran Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Ora Greer Watson; two daughters, Helen Parlier and Pansy Lewis, both of Deep Gap; two sons, Joe Watson and his wife, Shirley, of Lenoir and Sidney Watson and his wife, Reba, of Deep Gap; two brothers, Don Greene of Norfolk, Va., and Howard Greene of Boone; and one sister, Thelma Watson of Lenoir. He is also survived by 17 grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a son, Mr. Herbert Watson; two daughters, Mrs. Bonnie Triplett and Miss Sallie Watson; a grandson, Mr. Steve Lewis; a granddaughter, Mrs. Cathy Wilson; and three brothers, Mr. Ransom Greene, Mr. Doughton Greene and Mr. Fred Triplett.

Services were Wednesday afternoon at Mount Paran Baptist Church. Officiating were the Revs. Harvey Presnell, Roscoe Greene, Gary Watson and Bill Miller. Burial followed in the Mount Paran Church cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Mount Paran Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, in care of Brice Greene, 11820 U.S. 221, South, Fleetwood, N.C. 28626.

Hampton Funeral Service was in charge of the arrangements. 
Family links: 
  Nora Ellen Watson Greene (1887 - 1973)
  Ora Greer Watson (1908 - 2004)*
  Helen Watson Parlier (1926 - 2011)*
  Pansy Watson Lewis (1928 - 2010)*
  Herbert Rans Watson (1930 - 1983)*
  Bonnie Watson Triplett (1932 - 1984)*
  Joe Junior Watson (1937 - 2014)*
  Willard Cline Watson (1905 - 1994)
  Artie Thelma Greene Watson (1912 - 1996)*
  Doughton McKinley Greene (1916 - 1950)*
  Ransom Ford Greene (1921 - 1994)*
  Donald Vester Greene (1923 - 2008)*
*Calculated relationship
Mount Paran Baptist Church Cemetery
Watauga County
North Carolina, USA
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Record added: Aug 09, 2010
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Willard Cline Watson
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