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Obituaries for November 30, 2011

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Lloyd Wilmuth Watson, 93, of Memphis, formerly of Richwood, died Monday, November 28, 2011 at his daughter's residence in Memphis.

He was a retired farmer and a member of Finley United Methodist Church.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with Bro. Ralph Gunter officiating. Burial will be in Dyer County Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive visitors from 5-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Survivors include his two daughters, Evelyn Lambert and husband, Ronnie, of Memphis and Jennie Stanford of Paragould, AR; two sons, Larry Watson and wife, Glenda, of Paris and Danny Watson and wife, Shelia, of Dyersburg; a daughter-in-law, Frankie Lucas of Hawaii; twelve grandchildren, Scott Watson, Steven Watson, Rob Watson, Stuart Watson, Ronnie Lambert, Johnny Stanford, Sara Witcher, Billy Lucas, Lori Tenn, Kristi Lucas, Lindsay Pleasant and Shelby Pleasant; eighteen great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Sadie Watson; a son, Bill Lucas; his parents, Aussie and Pearl Frizzell Watson; a grandchild, Rusty Lucas; two sisters; and three brothers.

Grandchildren will serve as pallbearers.

The family requests that memorials be directed to Finley United Methodist Church.