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Gerald Lyn Watkins

August 24, 1947 - November 6, 2013
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Gerald Lyn "Jerry" Watkins, 66, passed away on November 6, 2013 in Moore, OK. Jerry was born on August 24, 1947 in OKC, OK to Oris James, Sr. and Marilyn Gloria (Stradal) Watkins. Jerry grew up in western Kansas, and spent much of his young adult life working in the wheat fields. He later served four years in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam era. After 35 years of employment, Jerry retired in 2012 as an oil field equipment inspector. He loved traveling, hunting, fishing and boating on Lake Eufaula. Jerry spent many memorable years coaching his daughter, Sarah's softball teams. Survivors include his loving wife of 43...
Gerald Lyn "Jerry" Watkins, 66, passed away on November 6, 2013 in Moore, OK. Jerry was born on August 24, 1947 in OKC, OK to Oris James, Sr. and Marilyn Gloria (Stradal) Watkins.

Jerry grew up in western Kansas, and spent much of his young adult life working in the wheat fields. He later served four years in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam era. After 35 years of employment, Jerry retired in 2012 as an oil field equipment inspector. He loved traveling, hunting, fishing and boating on Lake Eufaula. Jerry spent many memorable years coaching his daughter, Sarah's softball teams.

Survivors include his loving wife of 43 years, Renee; daughter, Sarah Pool and husband, Jeff; his identical twin granddaughters, Alyssa and Morgan Pool; mother, Marilyn Watkins; brother, O.J. Watkins, Jr. and wife Marina; sister, Phyllis Watkins and partner, Robert Pyon.

Visitation will begin on Sunday, November 10, 2013 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. The funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, November 11, 2013 at the Bill Eisenhour Southeast Chapel. Military honors will follow at Sunny Lane Cemetery in Del City, OK. Condolences may be offered at www.eisenhourfuneral.com

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"Renee, I'm sorry to hear about Jerry's passing .... My Jerry often told me about the fun times all of you had . It's been 7 years since Jerry's passing and..." Kristi Greeson (Okc)

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