Mildred L. Watson

Mildred Lucille Watson, 82, died Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, at Southside Regional Medical Center.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert L. Watson; daughter-in-law, Karen Watson; and grandson, Robert "Bert" Watson Jr.

She is survived by five children, Ronnie L. Watson (Melissa) of Chesterfield, Blanche Cairns (Leonard) of DeWitt, Barbara Dice (Jimmy) of Dinwiddie, Gene Watson (Trish) of Rice, Mike Watson of Colonial Heights; 15 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; brother, Maurice Walker of Durham, N.C.; brother-in-law, Frank Watson of Durham, N.C.; sister-in-law, Mary Ann Tate of Creedmoor, N.C.

A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, in the Colonial Heights Chapel of the E. Alvin Small Funeral Homes & Crematory, 2033 Boulevard, Colonial Heights, VA 23834, with the Rev. Jason Lewis officiating. Interment to follow in Sunset Memorial Park, Chester. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013, in the funeral home. Condolences may be registered at

Funeral Home

E. Alvin Small Funeral Homes & Crematory
2033 Boulevard  Colonial Heights, VA 23834
(804) 526-3400

Published in The Progress-Index on Feb. 7, 2013