WATSON, NELLIE MAE, 79
Ocala - Watson, Nellie Mae, 79 of Ocala entered into heaven on December 27, 2012.
Born March 11, 1933 in Otter Creek, Florida. She moved to Ocala with her husband Leon Watson of 33 years. She enjoyed country music, outdoor activities, her two dogs who she referred to as her babies but most of all being around family and friends.
She is predeceased by three children, William Leon Watson Jr., Kathy Sands and Jerry Allen Watson. She is survived by Thomas Mitchell, her partner of 14 years; son, Robert Watson Sr., and son, Freddie Watson. She is also survived by one sister, three brothers, 17 grandchildren and 33 great grandchildren.
Visitation will be held at Hiers Baxley Funeral Home, 910 E. Silver Springs Blvd. on Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 from 5 to 7. A service will follow on January 4th, 2013 at 1 p.m. with an Interment to follow at Good Shepherd Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Hospice of Marion County.
Published in Ocala Star-Banner from Jan. 3 to Jan. 4, 2013.