In Loving Memory of

Willard A. Watkins, Sr.

1938 - 2018
In Loving Memory of

Willard A. Watkins, Sr.

1938 - 2018

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Sunday, May 20, 2018 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Newcomer - North Chapel
4104 Needmore Road
Dayton, OH  45424
937-235-1000
Service:
Monday, May 21, 2018 at 10:00am
Newcomer - North Chapel
4104 Needmore Road
Dayton, OH  45424
937-235-1000
Interment:
Bearcreek Cemetery
Dayton, OH

Interment:
Bearcreek Cemetery
Dayton, OH
Willard A. Watkins, Sr., age 80 of Dayton, reunited with his wife, Marcella (Gabbard) Watkins on May 13, 2018. He was born January 20, 1938 in Blaze, KY to the late Samuel and Dona (Wilson) Watkins. In addition to his wife and parents, Willard was preceded in death by his 9 siblings.

He is survived by his children, Willard (Cindy) Watkins Jr., Raymond (Melanie) Watkins, Donna (Steve) Speer, Phillip Watkins, Brian (Rhonda) Watkins and Lori (Aaron) Henson; 14 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren; brother, Farmer Watkins; sister-in-law, Betty Coe; brothers-in-law, James (Maxine) Gabbard and Ray (Phyllis) Gabbard; numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Family will receive friends from 5-8 PM on Sunday, May 20, 2018 at Newcomer North Chapel, 4104 Needmore Rd. A funeral service will begin at 10 AM on Monday, May 21 at the funeral home with Pastor Randy Chestnut officiating. Interment will follow the service at Bearcreek Cemetery.

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Willard A. Watkins, Sr., age 80 of Dayton, reunited with his wife, Marcella (Gabbard) Watkins on May 13, 2018. He was born January 20, 1938 in Blaze, KY to the late Samuel and Dona (Wilson) Watkins. In addition to his wife and parents, Willard was preceded in death by his 9 siblings.

He is survived by his children, Willard (Cindy) Watkins Jr., Raymond (Melanie) Watkins, Donna (Steve) Speer, Phillip Watkins, Brian (Rhonda) Watkins and Lori (Aaron) Henson; 14 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren; brother, Farmer Watkins; sister-in-law, Betty Coe; brothers-in-law, James (Maxine) Gabbard and Ray (Phyllis) Gabbard; numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Family will receive friends from 5-8 PM on Sunday, May 20, 2018 at Newcomer North Chapel, 4104 Needmore Rd. A funeral service will begin at 10 AM on Monday, May 21 at the funeral home with Pastor Randy Chestnut officiating. Interment will follow the service at Bearcreek Cemetery.

To leave a special message or memory for the family, please click on Share Memories.
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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Sunday, May 20, 2018 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Newcomer - North Chapel
4104 Needmore Road
Dayton, OH  45424
937-235-1000
Service:
Monday, May 21, 2018 at 10:00am
Newcomer - North Chapel
4104 Needmore Road
Dayton, OH  45424
937-235-1000
Interment:
Bearcreek Cemetery
Dayton, OH

Interment:
Bearcreek Cemetery
Dayton, OH

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