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July 12, 1952 ~ July 25, 2021 (age 69)

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James Donald Watson, Jr. age 69 of Whitwell, passed away Sunday, July 25, 2021 at his home surrounded by family.  Mr. Watson served in the United States Army and was the President of Marion County Veterans Memorial Park and retired from Chrysler Corp. He was preceded in death by father, James Donald Watson; mother, Marilyn Faye Hannah; sister, Christine Watson.

Those left to cherish his memories are his wife of 32 years, Cindy Lou Watson; children, Jimmy Ewing Thayer of Michigan, Theresa Ann Watson of Florida, Tamala Watson of Michigan, James  Donald Watson, III of Alabama; step-children, Connie LaBelle of Michigan, Jennifer Falcinelli of Michigan, Richard Falcinelli of Michigan; siblings, Donna McKinney, Lynn Hannah, Robert Watson, Karen Watson, Lori  Green, Helen York; seven grandchildren, Annabelle, Chloe, James, Austin, Ashley, Jessica & Gage; great grandson, Mason; several nieces and nephews.

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