Penny Watson

Penny Jackson Watson Jr.

Tuesday, September 23rd, 1930 - Tuesday, March 24th, 2020
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Mr. Penny J. Watson, Jr., age 89 of South Hill, died Tuesday, March 24, 2020. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Patricia “Pat” S. Watson of the home; a son, Rex Wayne Watson (Wanda) of South Hill; three grandchildren, David Watson (Amy) of VA Beach, Deanna W. Nichols (TJ) of South Hill and Daniel (Tabitha) Watson of Alberta and five great grandchildren, RJ, Dillion & Dalton Nichols and Delaney & Carter Watson. Also surviving is his sister, Betsy Watson Russell of Bracey and sister-in-law Mildred Watson of South Hill along with nine nieces and nephews. Mr. Watson was preceded in death by his parents, Penny J. Watson & Mamie G. Watson, his daughter, Carman Watson, his brother, William “Poke” Watson and sisters, Kathleen Lawson and Dorothy Dean.

Mr. Watson proudly served and retired from the US Air Force as a Sergeant. He was a member of First Baptist Church of South Hill, American Legion Post 79, Masonic Lodge 297 & Woodman of the World.

A graveside service will be conducted 2pm, Thursday, March 26th at Crestview Memorial Park. The family requests memorial considerations be made in his memory to First Baptist Church of South Hill, 410 N Mecklenburg Ave., South Hill, VA 23970. Online condolences may be placed at Farrar Funeral Home of South Hill is serving the Watson family.
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  • Service

    Thursday, March 26th, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Thursday, March 26th, 2020 2:00pm
    Crestview Memorial Park
    Hwy One
    LaCrosse, VA 23950
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rev. Carl Bagley
  • Interment

    Crestview Memorial Park
    Hwy One
    LaCrosse, VA 23950
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


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Myles E Vollmer

Posted at 05:04pm
So sorry for your loss. I'm actually looking for a Harold Vernon (Buster) Watson from South Hill. I went to high school with him and graduated 1971. Any knowledge of him? Thanks

Barbara Hudson

Posted at 08:24pm
So sorry to learn of Penny's death. May God be with each member of his family in the months ahead without him. Lots of love from our family to yours. Barbara Hudson

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