Graveside services for Ms. Evelyn Watson, age 81, of Butler will be held on Saturday, January 29, 2011 at 10 A.M. from the Butler City Cemetery with Rev. Daniel Compton officiating.
Ms. Watson passed away on Wednesday, January 26, 2011 at Willow Trace Nursing Center in Butler. She was retired from James River Corporation in Pennington.
She is survived by her brother Myles A. Watson (Barbara) of Mobile; sisters Mary Watson Puckett (Howell) of Decatur; Gloria Watson Puckett (Ron) of Mobile; nephews Michael Downing Watson (Lynda) of TX; Gregory Myles Watson (Ginny) of TN; Ronald Edwin Puckett, Jr. (Cheryl) of Alabaster; nieces Adrianne Irby Ritter (Cliff) of St. Louis, MO; Kimberly Irby Compton (Daniel) of Decatur; Lesley Puckett Collier (Danny) of Mobile, grand nephews, nieces, and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents Jesse Edward and Ollie Lucas Watson; she was preceded in death by her sister Jesse Onei Watson.
Bumpers Funeral Home of Butler will be in charge of arrangements.