George Forrest Watson

Born: Tue., Dec. 26, 1922
Died: Thu., Nov. 14, 2013


Visitation

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Sun., Nov. 17, 2013
Location: Brittain Presbyterian Church


Memorial Service

4:00 PM Sun., Nov. 17, 2013
Location: Brittain Presbyterian Church


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Mr. George Forrest Watson, 90, of Westminster, died Thursday, November 14, 2013 at Hospice House after a short illness.
He was son of the late Crawford and Birdie Robertson Watson, and was also preceded in death by a son, Wayne Watson and a daughter, Sally Watson Kuhn.  He was a lifelong member of Brittain Presbyterian Church. He was a well known musician in the area, singing in his church choir, at rest homes, and music festivals for many years. During Army service in WWII, he served in the 28th Infantry Division; the 110th Infantry Regiment 1st Company, and received the Purple Heart in France. George worked for more than 20 years as an electrician for Rutherford County Schools.
He is survived by his wife 0f 70 years, Beuna Wiseman Watson; his son, Chuck Watson of Westminster; two daughters, Diane McEnnerney of Westminster, and Jeane Watson of Spindale; there are 9 grandchildren, and there are 10 great grandchildren.
A Memorial Service will be conducted at 4:00 pm Sunday, November 17, 2013 at Brittain Presbyterian Church. Rev. David Lee will officiate. Following the service in the church, Military Rites will be provided by the Rutherford County Honor Guard.
The Visitation will be held from 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm Sunday at Brittain Presbyterian Church prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Washburn & Dorsey Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of arrangements.
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Holly Bliven and Family
   Posted Thu November 14, 2013
We are sorry to hear of your loss. We pray you find comfort in the Lord and each other. Thank you for the service in WWII Mr Watson and your family's support.

Dean & Renee Wiseman
   Posted Thu November 14, 2013
We are so sorry to hear of George's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. We will see you Sunday. Love to all.

Isaac Head
   Posted Thu November 14, 2013
Sorry for your lost and he will be missed by all. Love Isaac

John B Logan
   Posted Fri November 15, 2013
Sorry to hear of your lost. My prayers are with you all of you.
John Logan

Maresa Lovelace
   Posted Fri November 15, 2013
So sorry for your loss, thinking of you all.

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