Floyd Gene Watson Sr.

Published 10:08 am Friday, November 28, 2014

Funeral services for Floyd Gene Watson, Sr. are to be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 29 in the Bright Morning Star M.B. Church with the Rev. Reginald Harris officiating; there will be a visitation hour from 5 to 7 p.m. on today in the chapel.

Floyd Gene Watson Sr. died Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, at his residence following a sudden illness.  He was 69.  He was retired.  He was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of the Vietnam War. He was a member of the Tyner Ford Post #213 VFW

He was preceded in death by his father, Clifton Watson. He is survived by his son, Floyd Gene Watson II;  his daughter, Jessica Janice Watson of Pasco, Wash.; their mother Elnora White Watson; his mother Beatrice Kincy Watson Grant; his stepfather Robert Grant; brothers Clifton Watson Jr and Frank Watson; sisters Shirley Watson and Connie Watson, five grandsons; a granddaughter; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and others including members of the Wilkerson, Wince, Mitchell, Fountain, Haynes and Tolliver families of Vicksburg.

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