Stanley Watkins, 55, of 1223 N. Granard St., Gaffney, SC, passed away Thursday, October 21, in his home.
He was born in Cherokee County and was a son of the late Ben Jr. Watkins and Jeanie Sarratt Watkins Moore.
He leaves to cherish loving memories: a daughter, Kimberly Faith Watkins, of Gaffney; step-children, Ashley Jefferies, of Chesnee, Cierra Lipscomb, Lee Edward Tate, both of Gaffney; a brother, Readus Moore, of Forest City, NC; a sister, LaShonda D. Watkins, of Shelby, NC; aunts, Ozee Wood, of Everette, WA, Ezee Watkins, of Hollis, NY, Luella Quincy, of Covington, WA, Nora W. Fernanders (James), of Chesnee, SC, Deborah McEntire, of Forest City, NC, Fitzella Eatman, of Baltimore, MD;
The Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, 1:00 p.m., in The Gilmore Mortuary Chapel with The Reverend Dr. Kerwin Wray officiating. Interment will be in Buck Shoals Cemetery. The family is at the home of Rebecca Watkins Parker, 408 Oak Street in Gaffney.
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