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 Minnie Mae <I>Hamilton</I> Watson

Minnie Mae Hamilton Watson

Goldendale, Klickitat County, Washington, USA
Death 6 Dec 1961 (aged 79)
Goldendale, Klickitat County, Washington, USA
Burial Goldendale, Klickitat County, Washington, USA
Memorial ID 35392985 · View Source
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The Goldendale Sentinel, Dec. 14, 1961:

Final Rites Held for Minnie Watson

Final services were held Saturday, December 9, for Minnie May Watson of Goldendale, who died December 6 at the age of 79.

Born Minnie May Hamilton on June 23, 1882, to America Jane and Alexander Hamilton, pioneer residents of Klickitat county, she was married in January, 1900, to Angus James Watson. To this union were born eight children, Robbie, Alice, Anne, Crede, Woodrow, Orville, Mildred and June.

Mrs. Watson was preceded in death by Robbie, Alice, Woodrow, Mildred and June, as well as her two sisters and one brother. She spent all her life in and near Goldendale, and was well known in the community, spoken of as thoughtful, kind and generous.

Survivors include her husband, Angus Watson, residing in Yakima; one daughter, Mrs. Anne Hardin of Goldendale; two sons, Crede Watson of Goldendale and Orville Watson of Brentwood, California; one sister, Mrs. Carl Crooks, Goldendale; two brothers, Orville Hamilton of Goldendale and Jim Hamilton of Sunnyside; three granddaughters, Mrs. Jerry Mattson, Mrs. J. D. Davidson and Mrs. Merle Jackson; seven great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Officiating at final rites at Knosher Funeral Home was the Rev. Arthur D. Campbell. Interment in the IOOF cemetery followed. Pallbearers were Walter Hamilton, Henry Culver, Clifford Beeks, Arthur Wickman, Bert Wilkins and Lee Darland.




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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Minnie Mae Hamilton Watson (23 Jun 1882–6 Dec 1961), Find A Grave Memorial no. 35392985, citing IOOF Mountain View Cemetery, Goldendale, Klickitat County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by Dave Davidson (contributor 47111412) .