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Henry Ray Watson

Obituary Henry Ray Watson, 88, of Gamaliel, passed away Sunday, January 18, 2015 at Monroe County Medical Center in Tompkinsville. He was born April 13, 1926 in Clay County, TN to the late Elbert Watson and Rosa Painter Watson. He was a retired merchant and farmer, a member of Clementsville Church of Christ, a WWII Army Veteran and a Kentucky Colonel. He was united in marriage on October 4, 1947 to Mary Bobbie Dugan Watson in Roseville, GA, who preceded him in death on April 26, 2013. He is survived by two sons: Jackie Ray Watson of Gamaliel, Richard Watson of Pikeville, KY, one daughter: Debbie Elrod and husband Mike of Gamaliel,3 grandchildren: Bethany Watson Prewitt and husband Jason, Brooke Watson and Tanner Elrod, 2 great grandchildren: Connor and Makenna Prewitt. In addition to his parents and wife he was preceded in death by one brother: A.C. (Jack)Watson and one sister: Willadean Lancaster. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, January 21 at 1:00 PM at Strode's Gamaliel Chapel in Gamaliel with burial to follow in the Gamaliel Cemetery. Military rites will be performed by DAV Chapter 20 of Glasgow. Visitation will be after 4:00 PM on Tuesday and after 7:30 AM on Wednesday at Strode's Gamaliel Chapel. Memorials are suggested to the Gamaliel Cemetery or Clementsville Church of Christ. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Henry Ray Watson please visit our Sympathy Store. Cemetery Details Gamaliel Cemetery Gamaliel Cemetery Gamaliel, KY, 42140 Visitation JAN 20. 4:00 PM (CST) Strode's Gamaliel Chapel 315 E. Main Street (Highway 100)Gamaliel, KY, 42140cody.bell@strodefuneralhome.com Visitation JAN 21. 7:30 AM - 1:00 PM (CST) Strode's Gamaliel Chapel 315 E. Main Street (Highway 100)Gamaliel, KY, 42140cody.bell@strodefuneralhome.com Service JAN 21. 1:00 PM (CST) Strode's Gamaliel Chapel 315 E. Main Street (Highway 100)Gamaliel, KY, 42140cody.bell@strodefuneralhome.com To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Henry Ray Watson, please visit our floral store.

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A candle was lit in memory of Henry Watson

TONY,BRENDA AND CHEYENNE WALDEN Feb 3 2015 12:00 AM

Prayers of Peace and Comfort from the Sisco Family at St. Francis for Fr. Richard and his Family! May the your dear Father Henry rest in peace. Love & Prayers, Mary Ann

Mary Ann Sisco Jan 28 2015 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Henry Watson

Sharon Kendall Hale Jan 21 2015 12:00 AM

We send our thoughts and prayers during this time of grieving. - Andy & Sarah French

Andy & Sarah French Jan 20 2015 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Henry Watson

Brenda Howard Jan 19 2015 12:00 AM