WATERTOWN -- Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon, October 26 at the Hunter Funeral Home for Mr. Watkins, 54, of Watertown.
Born in Overton County and a remodeling contractor, Mr. Watkins died Oct. 24, 2008 at Alive Hospice -- St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville. The son of the late Carl and Lucille Watkins, he was affiliated with the Church of Christ.
Services were conducted by Brother George Coaker with burial at the Walnut Grove Cemetery in Livingston.
Survivors include: siblings Janie (Carl) Rogers and Jack (Karen) Watkins -- all of Livingston; niece Jennifer (Kevin) Cauley and Richard Rogers; great nieces and nephews: Justin and Amy Rogers and Balie Cauley along with mother-in-law Louise Turrentine of Alexandria and sister-in-law Louise Watkins.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife Deborah Watkins and brother Jimmy Watkins.
Hunter Funeral Home, Watertown, was in charge of arrangements.