Ava Watts
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Ava Watts Ava Watts, 81, Topeka, Kansas, died Wednesday, July 22, 2015 in a Overbrook nursing home. She was born on January 28, 1934 at Agricola, KS, the daughter of Clarence and Ella Cook Greenfield. Mrs. Watts loved sewing, baking, garage sales and visiting with friends. Ava married Flave Watts Jr. May 5, 1951 at Ottawa, KS. He preceded her in death on May 3, 1989. She was also preceded in death by three sisters, Althea Moon, Verla Caldwell, Ella Porter, and a brother, Albert Greenfield. Survivors include two sons, Marvin F. (Connie) Watts, Topeka, KS; Randy W. (Janet) Watts, Scranton, KS; four grandsons, Warren F. Watts, Topeka, KS; Jeremy (Stephanie) Watts, Topeka, KS; Todd (Jessica) Watts, Vassar, KS; Matthew (Katlin) Watts, Topeka, KS; one granddaughter, Kelsey Watts, Topeka, KS; and a great-granddaughter, Malea Watts, Topeka, KS. A graveside service will be held 10:00 A.M. Monday, July 27, 2015 at West Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Topeka, KS. Visitation will be 12:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. Sunday at Carey Funeral Home, Burlingame, KS, where the family will greet friends and relatives from 2:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. Memorial contributions may be made to the Brookside Activity Fund and sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 196, Burlingame, KS 66413.



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Published in Topeka Capital-Journal on Jul. 24, 2015.
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July 28, 2015
Ava was a memorable lady. She had a huge heart and she will NEVER be forgotten.
July 27, 2015
Marvin and Randy and Family I am sorry of the loss of your Mother. She was a good person and she will be missed by all. Lila Edwards
July 26, 2015
Our condolences in losing your mother.
Don & Mary K Hurd
July 24, 2015
Randy and Marvin we are so sorry of the loss of your mother. We have many memories of Aunt Ava and Uncle June, particularly when they would come to Perry to mom and dads house, lots of good memories. So glad we got to see her at the last Watts reunion in Ottawa Forest park, memories flooded in. We are on vacation so will not be able to attend the service but our prayers will be with you and your families. Hope to see you at another reunion soon. God Bless. Earl and Sue
July 24, 2015
I'm sorry to hear about Ava, but I know she will be happy now. I have a lot of memories of Aunt Ava and Uncle June as a younger child. I especially remember her love of roller skating. My deepest sympathies to Randy and Marvin and their families. I'm probably unable to make the service, but my thoughts will be there this day. God Bless.
Brad & Linda Gilges
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