|Birth: ||Jul. 30, 1930|
North Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Oct. 26, 2008|
North Carolina, USA
A cryptside service for Christine Watts Barco, 78, of 1316 Root Trail, Martinsville, who died Sunday, Oct. 26, 2008, at the Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home in Winston-Salem, N.C., will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Roselawn Abbey. A memorial service will be held at noon at Forest Hills Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Kenneth Hughes officiating.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Collins-McKee-Stone Funeral Home, Martinsville Chapel, and other times at the home on Root Trail.
She was born in Tabor City, N.C., on July 30, 1930, to Raymond Haywood Watts and Effie Lena Hewett Watts.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Bernice W. Stray and Jean W. Hudson; two brothers, Joe T. Watts and Robert H. Watts; and a nephew, Terry Wayne Watts.
She had been a member of Forest Hills Presbyterian Church since 1963, where she was a choir member, Sunday school teacher, a member of the Presbyterian Women of the Church and other activities.
She had been a volunteer for Memorial Hospital in Martinsville for 20 years, and she was a member of Epsilon Sigma Alpha.
Surviving are her husband of 54 years, Ernest D. "Durk" Barco of the home; a daughter, Donna Watts Barco of Martinsville; a sister, Leona W. Perkins of Petersburg; and a number of nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and -nephews.
Memorials may be made to Forest Hills Presbyterian Church, 725 Beechnut Lane, Martinsville, Va. 24112, or to any cancer society.
Raymond Haywood Watts (1892 - 1951)
Effie Lena Hewett Watts (1897 - 1967)
Ora Mae Watts Hudson (1915 - 1997)*
Bernice Watts Stray (1918 - 2002)*
Joe T. Watts (1923 - 2003)*
Lula Pearl Watts (1925 - 1928)*
Robert Harry Watts (1927 - 2005)*
Christine Watts Barco (1930 - 2008)
Infant Girl Watts (1932 - 1932)*
Roselawn Burial Park
Created by: Sam Eanes
Record added: Jul 07, 2013
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