John Juastine Watson
FUNERAL HOME
Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home - Crescent City Chapel
402 Cypress Ave
Crescent City, FL
JOHN JUASTINE WATSON, 88, passed away at Advent-Health Deland Thursday morning, November 18, 2021 after a brief illness.
John was born in Blackshear, Georgia and came to live in the south Putnam and northwest Volusia County areas over 77 years ago coming from Baxley, Georgia.
John graduated from Seville High School in 1951 and then proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. During that time, he and his wife, Wylene would entertain at many night clubs in Germany singing Country and Western music. They continued performing locally after they returned to the United States. John also worked as a truck driver delivering decorative greenery and plants. He was a lifetime member of the V.F. W. and the American Legion. He also served as Past Commander of the V.F.W. Post #9986 of Astor.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Wylene in 2002.
He is survived by his daughters, Catherine Joanne Ridenhour of Zerphyr Hills and Leila Watson and Joyce Kim Brown both of Georgetown; six grandchildren and twenty-five great-grandchildren and fourteen great-great grandchildren
The family will welcome guests at the funeral home from 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. Monday, November 22nd. Funeral Services with military honors will be at the graveside in Eden Cemetery on Tuesday, November 23rd at 2:00 P.M. with Commander Dan Sullivan officiating.
Arrangements are under the direction of Johnson-Overturf Funeral Homes, Crescent City, Florida.
Published by Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home - Crescent City Chapel on Nov. 21, 2021.
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MEMORIAL EVENTS
Nov
22
Visitation
6:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.
Biggs Memorial Chapel
402 Cypress Ave, CITY, FL
Nov
23
Service
2:00p.m.
Eden Cemetery
530 citron avenue, City, FL
Nov
23
Interment
2:00p.m.
Eden Cemetery
Crescent City, CITY, FL
Funeral services provided by:
Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home - Crescent City Chapel
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