"Charlie" Watkins, II
PATASKALA: Charles Everett "Charlie" Watkins, II, 36, of Pataskala, passed away suddenly at Mt. Carmel East on Sunday, May 26, 2013. Funeral service will be at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, June 3, 2013 at Watkins Memorial High School Gymnasium, 8868 Watkins Road, Pataskala, OH. with Rev. James Sharrett officiating. Burial will be in Pataskala Cemetery.
Charlie was born April 24, 1977 in Bellefontaine, OH. He graduated from Watkins Memorial High School in the Class of 1995, earning his Bachelors Degree from Eastern Kentucky University in 2000, and his Degree of Master of Education from Ashland University in 2012. He was employed by Watkins Memorial High School as a Social Studies Teacher and a coach, he previously taught and coached at North Hardin High School, Radcliff, KY.
Charlie was a good teacher, athlete, coach, son, brother, and husband, but most of all…. He absolutely loved being a dad to Whitney.
He is survived by his wife, Amy Watkins, daughter, Whitney Chaise Watkins, and parents, Chuck and Becky Watkins all of Pataskala, brother, Chris (Erin) Watkins of Spring Hill, FL, two nephews, Connor and Caden Watkins, Maternal Grandparents, Mary Sue Henry of DeGraff, Orville (Tina) Roby of Rushsylvania. Preceded in death by grandparents, Herb and Virginia Watkins and Carl "Buzz" Henry.
Family will receive friends at the High School Gymnasium on Sunday, June 2, 2013 from 2 to 6. Charlie lived for Whitney and his students. Instead of sending flowers please honor Charlie by donating to the scholarship fund for Whitney C.Watkins Benefit Fund or The Charlie Watkins Scholarship Fund at any Park National Bank Branch. Kauber-Sammons Funeral Home, 289 S. Main St., Pataskala, OH is handling the local arrangements. There will be on online memorial located at www.kaubersammons.com