Doris Irene (Crowe) Watts

Born: Sun., Mar. 11, 1923
Died: Sat., Dec. 13, 2014


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Mon., Dec. 15, 2014
Location: Washburn & Dorsey Funeral and Cremation Service

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Tue., Dec. 16, 2014
Location: Hollis United Methodist Church

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Mrs. Doris Irene Watts, 91, of Bostic, passed away Saturday, December 13th, 2014.
Born on March 11th, 1923, she was a daughter of the late Lawson Crowe and Bertha Swofford Crowe. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Jay Earlis Watts; 2 sisters, Mildred Greene and Martha Sue Coffey; and 3 brothers, Walter Crowe, Bill Crowe, and Lawrence Crowe. Doris was a graduate of Hollis High School and a member of Hollis Methodist Church. She was a lifetime spinner, and enjoyed quilting and gardening.
She is survived by four sons, Robert Earl Watts, Ronnie Lee Watts, and Jerry Douglas Watts, all of Bostic, and Billy Wayne Watts of Gadsden, AL; a daughter, Donna Kay Vegoren of Bostic; 2 sisters, Ray Cable of Rutherfordton and Melissa Owens of Ellenboro; there are 11 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.
The Funeral will be conducted at 1:00 pm Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at Hollis Methodist Church. The Rev. Ned Owens will officiate. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Pallbearers will be Jerry Watts, Ronnie Watts, Billy Watts, Robert Watts, Larry Vegoren, and Nick Lawter.
The Visitation will be from 6 pm until 8 pm Monday at Washburn & Dorsey Funeral and Cremation Service.
In lieu of flowers,  memorials may be made to Hollis Methodist Church, in care of Ronnie Watts, 2728 Piney Mountain Church Road, Bostic, NC 28018.
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craig morgan
   Posted Mon December 15, 2014
my thoughts and prayers are with you

robert & linda
   Posted Mon December 15, 2014
Ronnie,Linda and I are sorry for your loss

Ronnie and Patricia Reid
   Posted Mon December 15, 2014
Robert, Donna, Jerry, Ronnie and Billy we are sorry to hear that maw maw passed. We send our love to you and your families. We will cherish the memories of her coming to Robert and Diane's and eating dinner with all of us. All of the beautiful handmade quilts, dolls and handtowels we have in our home will remind Ronnie and I of her many talents and gift of sewing. . She was a sweet, lovely lady and always shared her smile with us. She had talents beyond compare and we will miss her.
Take care of yourselves and have comfort that she is with God our Father in heaven.

Ronnie and Pat Reid

Ronald Brooks
   Posted Mon December 15, 2014
I would like to express my sincere condolences to the Watts family.I grew up with her son Jerry and stayed over at their house many times with Jerry growing up.I can always remember how sweet Mrs. Watts was to me and always made me feel welcome when ever I visited.She was a great woman,mother ,wife, and grandmother.
May she rest in peace with our dear Lord forever in eternity.God Bless the entire Watts family during this time of grief.

Cindy Ritoch
   Posted Tue December 16, 2014
Ronnie and Family,

So sorry to hear of your mother's passing. Our hearts and condolences go out to you and your family. She lives on through her children and grandchildren, and will be missed by all who loved her.

David Hilton and Dottie, Cindy and Paul Ritoch, and Donna and Steve Tomlinson

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