James Benton Watkins - Obituary

briannikkiw Member Photo

Clipped by briannikkiw

James Benton Watkins - Obituary - James Benton James Benton Watkins, 91, of RL 3,...
James Benton James Benton Watkins, 91, of RL 3, Berea, died at his residence on Friday, Aug. 23 of an extended illness. illness. He was born May 18, 1900 in Garrard County to the late Mark Watkins and Susan Sword Watkins. He was a retired farmer and a member of the Pentecostal Church. He was preceded in death by a son Edward William Watkins and a daughter Anna Mae Spears. Survivors include his wife, Dorothy Edith Bullock Watkins of Berea; three sons, Clifford Lee Wat-tins Wat-tins Wat-tins and Kenneth R. Watkins, both of Germantown, OH., and Elmer Wayne Watkins of Richmond; four Watkins daughters, Jewell Christine Williams of Germantown, OH., Glenna Susan Williams of Middletown, OH., Lorraine Lorraine Ward of Fairborn, OH., and Joyce Yvone Ellison of Crab Orchard; Orchard; one stepdaughter, Lorraine Bladwein of Crab Orchard; one sister, sister, Anna Phelps of Germantown, OH.; 35 grandchildren; 36 great great grandchildren; nieces, nephews and a host of friends. ,- ,- ... Funeral services were held Aug. 25 at the Martin Funeral Home by Bro. Charles Hurst Burial was in the Watkins Cemetery. Grandsons served as pallbearers. Martin Funeral Home was in charge of all the arrangements. ,

Clipped from
  1. Interior Journal,
  2. 29 Aug 1991, Thu,
  3. Page 4

briannikkiw Member Photo
  • James Benton Watkins - Obituary

    briannikkiw – 19 Oct 2017

Want to comment on this Clipping? Sign up for a free account, or sign in