Willa-Watkins-Obituary

Willa Dean Watkins

Griffin, Georgia

Feb 11, 1937 – Jan 15, 2020

About

BORN
February 11, 1937
DIED
January 15, 2020
LOCATION
Griffin, Georgia

Obituary

Send Flowers

Willa was born on February 11, 1937 and passed away on Wednesday, January 15, 2020. She was a 1955 graduate of Griffin High School, where she was an honor student a star athlete, having been installed in the Griffin Hall of Fame as a basketball player and offered an opportunity to play semi-pro basketball with the Atlanta Blues. Throughout the years, Mrs. Watkins has served in a variety of positions in different occupations, including: banking; the Georgia Crime Lab; Secretary to the Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army in Hawaii; and working for U.S. General Pence, who was a Lt. Colonel and Commander of the all Japanese Army during World War II.

Need help with this Obituary?Hello
Get Assistance >

Guest Book

Not sure what to say?

Dean I know we were only sister in laws but I look to you for advice and you were all ways there and now God has his new angel
You will always be remembered