Funeral services for Mrs. Watson, 85, will be 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 2 at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home. Born June 17, 1928, in Wilson County, she died Friday, November 29, 2013, at Quality Care.
The daughter of the late William Grimmett Cummings and Ruby May Morse Cummings, she retired from LUX Clock and was a member of Fairview Baptist Church for over 60 years.
Visitation Sunday 1-6 p.m. and Monday after 9 a.m. Services will be conducted by Pastor Jon Akin, Wallace Alsup and Hugh Minchey. Interment will follow at Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Nephews will serve as pallbearers.
Survivors include: son Richard (Michelle) Watson Sr. of Lebanon; grandson Richie Watson of Albuquerque, NM; sisters Mattie Maye Earps and Minnie (Ron) Sturgeon; brothers Allie Boone (Belle) Cummings, Albert R. (Aubrey) Cummings and Manuel L. (Faye) Cummings; sisters-in-law Anita Cummings and Allie Cummings -- all of Lebanon; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Ernest Watson; brothers Riley, Billy and Houston Cummings.
Memorials may be made to New Leash on Life or to the Fairview Hope Fund.
Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home of Lebanon is in charge of arrangements.