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Myrtle Ruth Mallard Watkins

Birth
Bedford County, Tennessee, USA
Death
26 Jan 2014 (aged 87)
Bedford County, Tennessee, USA
Burial
Flat Creek, Bedford County, Tennessee, USA Add to Map
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Myrtle Watkins
(April 23, 1926 - January 26, 2014)

Myrtle Ruth Mallard Watkins, age 87 of Shelbyville, TN passed away Sunday January 26, 2014 at Glen Oaks Health and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral services will be held 1pm Wednesday January 29, 2014 at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Bro Jeff Smith officiating. Burial will follow in the Rosebank Cemetery.

Visitation with the family will be held 5-8p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Watkins was born in Bedford County, TN the daughter of the late Jim McKinley and Nannie Adeline Baltimore Mallard and the wife of the late Hollis Watkins who passed away in 1981. She was a member of the Friendship Baptist Church in Flat Creek, TN. She was a homemaker and worked beside her husband on the farm and loved having a garden and flowers.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Watkins was preceded in death by her sisters, Mattie Belle Stovall Christopher, Maggie Stovall Steward, Maude Mallard Brown, Ann Mallard Ferrell, brothers Freeman Mallard, Robert Mallard, Richard Mallard, Claude Mallard, Allen Mallard, Billy Mallard, Jimmy Stovall. Step daughter Elizabeth Watkins Cobb, step son Bobby Watkins, step grandson Bobby Ray Cobb.

She is survived by son Larry Watkins wife Patti, stepson Leslie Eugene Watkins, wife Katie, step grandchildren, Lisa Cobb Ray, Kimberly Lynette Cobb Morales, Ted Watkins, Tracy Watkins. Six step great grandchildren and five step great great grandchildren, many nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made Southside Church of Christ.

Doak-Howell Funeral Home is serving the family.

www.doakhowellfuneral.com





Myrtle Watkins
(April 23, 1926 - January 26, 2014)

Myrtle Ruth Mallard Watkins, age 87 of Shelbyville, TN passed away Sunday January 26, 2014 at Glen Oaks Health and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral services will be held 1pm Wednesday January 29, 2014 at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Bro Jeff Smith officiating. Burial will follow in the Rosebank Cemetery.

Visitation with the family will be held 5-8p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Watkins was born in Bedford County, TN the daughter of the late Jim McKinley and Nannie Adeline Baltimore Mallard and the wife of the late Hollis Watkins who passed away in 1981. She was a member of the Friendship Baptist Church in Flat Creek, TN. She was a homemaker and worked beside her husband on the farm and loved having a garden and flowers.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Watkins was preceded in death by her sisters, Mattie Belle Stovall Christopher, Maggie Stovall Steward, Maude Mallard Brown, Ann Mallard Ferrell, brothers Freeman Mallard, Robert Mallard, Richard Mallard, Claude Mallard, Allen Mallard, Billy Mallard, Jimmy Stovall. Step daughter Elizabeth Watkins Cobb, step son Bobby Watkins, step grandson Bobby Ray Cobb.

She is survived by son Larry Watkins wife Patti, stepson Leslie Eugene Watkins, wife Katie, step grandchildren, Lisa Cobb Ray, Kimberly Lynette Cobb Morales, Ted Watkins, Tracy Watkins. Six step great grandchildren and five step great great grandchildren, many nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made Southside Church of Christ.

Doak-Howell Funeral Home is serving the family.

www.doakhowellfuneral.com



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