Frances M. Watson, age 92, resident of Columbus, passed away on Saturday, March 23, 2013 at her residence surrounded by her family. Graveside services are scheduled at Parkhill Cemetery on Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at 3 p.m., with Reverend Wayne Holloway officiating, according to Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 4071 Macon Road, Columbus. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday, March 26, 2013 from 5-7 p.m.
Mrs. Watson, daughter of the late Daniel James McKinney and Callie Lourilla Clark McKinney, was born May 21, 1920. She was Methodist by faith and was retired from Bibb Mill where she faithfully worked for over 42 years.
Mrs. Watson was preceded in death by her husband, Dewey Lee Watson, Sr.; five sisters; and one brother. She is survived by one son, Dewey (Kathy) Watson, Jr.; one granddaughter, Angela (Mark) Watson of Columbus; one grandson, Zack (Megan) Watson of Columbus; three great-grandsons, Ethan and Elijah Black and Wyatt Watson; other relatives and friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to Columbus Hospice at www.columbushospice.com.
Condolences may be offered at www.shcolumbus.com.