WATTS, Merle Susan a Hillsborough County, native born Aug. 5, 1922 passed away June 21, 2013. Up until the time of her recent illness she lived a life of fullness, dancing, ballroom dancing, enjoying life with her little dog, Pup Pup and her long time friend, Sandi Carnes. Predeceased by her son, Eddie, Merle is survived by her sister, Anna Tyler; her brother, Pasco Sweat; and friend, companion & caregiver, Sandi Carnes. A funeral service will be held June 25th at 11 am at Stowers Funeral Home with interment following at Fellowship Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Merle's name to hospice.
Published in the Tampa Bay Times on June 24, 2013