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Trenton - Mary Joyce Hawks Watson, age 84, passed away on Sunday, February 9, 2014 at Ayers Health & Rehabilitation Center after a brief illness. She was born on February 2, 1930 in Milledgeville, GA, to Gilbert Hawks and Inez Hawkins Hawks. She moved to Trenton 59 years ago from Macon, GA. Mrs. Watson was a Registered Nurse working for twenty plus years for local doctors, Dr. Jordan & Dr. Wise. She was a member of Pine Grove Baptist Church.

She is preceded in death by her parents and two sisters: Miriam "Mickey" Johnson and Carolyn Hudson.

She is survived by her loving husband of 59 years, Ronald Watson of Trenton, FL., 2 daughters: Rhonda (Chuck) Danley of Trenton, FL, and Melanie (Tony) Clubb of Interlachen, FL, a sister, Opal Stewart of Macon, GA, a brother, Thomas E. Hawks of Norcross, GA, and 3 grandchildren: Hillary (Brian) Cribbs, Heather Clubb and Jason Clubb.

Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at 11:00 A.M. at Pine Grove Baptist Church with Pastor, Dr. Greg Douglas and Pastor Tony Clubb officiating. Interment to follow at the church cemetery.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, February 11, 2014 from 6:00-8:00 P.M. at Watson Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in memory of Joyce to: Pine Grove Baptist Church Building Fund, 16655 NW CR339, Trenton, FL. 32693 or to the Florida Baptist Children's Home, P.O. Box 8190, Lakeland, FL 33802.

Arrangements under the care of Watson Funeral Home, 426 W. Wade Street, Trenton, FL. 32693 (352) 463-8888.

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Published in Gainesville Sun from Feb. 11 to Feb. 12, 2014