John William Watson, I
81, of Indianapolis, passed away on June 25, 2013. He had worked for Ford Motor Company, retiring in 1998. He was a veteran of teh U.S. Air Force and also was a Mason. He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth J. "Tiger" Hayden Watson; children, Charlene Watson, John W. Watson, II, Victor N. Watson, Kathy L. Watson, Rory S. Watson, Marlon D. Watson, Lonnie O. Watson, Brian K. Watson, Pierre L. Watson and Janaye Nicholson; 18 grandchildren, many great-grandchildren. Services will be on Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 4:00 p.m., with calling from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. at Stuart Mortuary Chapel .