James Watkins Sr.
Aug 04, 2011 – Aug 04, 2011
James Jim” Melvin Watkins Sr. 78 of Louisa passed away at his home on Tuesday August 2 2011.
Mr. Watkins was a retired Letter Carrier with the United States Postal Service and Air Force Veteran. He was preceded in death by his wife Irma June Watkins.
He is survived by his son James M. Watkins Jr his step-sons Dale Garner and his wife Gaye Wayne Garner and his wife Brenda five grandchildren; Wayne Dale Sherry Kelly and Amanda; five great-grandchildren Kiyawna Zachary Katie Cydney and Aubreyawna.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11am on Saturday August 6 2011 at Woodward Funeral Home Louisa with the Rev. Lowell Wright officiating. Interment to follow at Spring Grove Cemetery.
Dear Squikie” Wayne Dale and Family Our lives have been richly blessed more than words can ever define because of the relationship we had with Jim and June…..We have no doubt that God put them in our lives when we needed them…who knew…..we learned so much from your parent`s the joy of cooking from June and the joy of baseball from Jim along with so many other of lifes lessons and we thank Godfor the wonderful memories we have of Jim and June…As a family Porter Dana strength courage and healing over each of you as you journey through this season in your lives….We love you all. Porter and Dana Neese”God is our refuge and strength an ever present help in trouble.” Psalm 46:1″