Shirley Jean Watson, 72, of Jackson, died Monday, November 19, 2012 at Baptist Medical Center. A memorial service will be held on Saturday at Florence Cemetery at 11 AM. Chancellor Funeral Home in Florence are handling the arrangements.
Shirley was born on December 14, 1939 in Canton, MS to Thomas Joseph Ward and Martha Hunter. She is the mother of 5 children; Willie Clyde Watson, Jr., Belinda Jean Burch, Sharon Kay Durham, Stella Louise Parsons, and Stephanie Lynn Boyte. She leaves behind 10 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; a beloved pet, "Teddy"; a best friend, Joann Bass; and several other great friends.
Online guestbook can be signed at www.chancellorfuneralhome.com