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Kervin Gene Watson

1948 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Kervin Gene Watson Obituary
Watson, Kervin Gene,

a proud husband, father, grandfather and brother died August 18, 2017 in Norton Hospital, Louisville Kentucky with family and friends at his bed side.

He was born the fourth child of Carlton S. and Mattie Mitchell-Watson on August 30, 1948.

Gene was preceded in death by his parents, Carlton S. Watson and Mattie Watson-McFadden and one sister, Jacqueline. Gene leaves to cherish his memory his devoted wife and friend of 50 years, Brenda: two sons Kwane (Michelle) and Javon Watson, three grandchildren, Kane Watson, Jaylan Gantt, and Maxwell Higgins all of Louisville, Kentucky. Siblings: Billy (Mattie), Ricky (Patricia), Ronnie (Wanda) Watson, Alice (James) Morgan, Arlena (Howard) Jackson all of Arkansas; Gary (Sherry) Watson of Minnesota, Sherry Hall of New Jersey; his loving in- laws Jerry and Essie Boone, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. He graduated from Pine Street High in Conway Arkansas in 1966, and Arkansas AM&N in 1970 with a degree in Sociology. Gene worked for General Electric for 31 years before retiring. He was a devoted member of the Crestwood Congregation of Jehovah Witnesses. In retirement he spent his time pioneering with his fellow witnesses, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.

Memorial service will be held noon Saturday at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witness, St Matthews, 9910 Whipps Mill Road. Arrangements entrusted to A. D. Porter & Sons, 1300 W. Chestnut St.

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Published in The Courier-Journal on Aug. 23, 2017
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