Funeral services for Juanita Watkins will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at Rose of Sharon Baptist Church, Alexandria with Reverend Larry D. Smith officiating. Burial will be in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Ball.
The family requests that visitation be observed at Hixson Brothers, Alexandria Monday, February 25, 2013 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. and continued at the Church Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until time of service.
Mrs. Watkins, 72, of Alexandria, passed from this life on Friday, February 22, 2013 at Rapides Regional Medical Center.
Mrs. Watkins was a member of Rose of Sharon Baptist Church, Alexandria. She worked for the City of Alexandria Utility Department as Customer Service Representative. She loved to fish and bake goodies for her co-workers.
Her parents, James Henry and Josie Garner Fowler and brothers, James Henry Fowler and Joe Floyd Fowler, preceded her in death.
Those left to cherish her memory include her daughters, Dana Edwards of New York and Kim Bacon and husband, Robert of Grand Prairie, Texas; sister, Mary Simmons of Bossier City; grandson, Trevor Edwards of Alexandria and numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorials can be made to
, P.O. Box 3704 Memphis, Tennessee 38173-0704.
To extend online condolences to the Watkins family, please visit us at www.hixsonbrothers.com