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Estelle Robertson Watts

October 6, 1924 ~ June 21, 2021 (age 96)


King- Estelle Robertson Watts, of King, NC passed away Monday, June 21, 2021, surrounded by her loved ones.

Mrs. Watts was born October 6, 1924, in Stokes County to the late William Renegar and Hettie Ferguson Robertson. She loved cooking, canning, and gardening. She loved working with cattle. Mrs. Watts was a very loving and humble mother and grandmother.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband James Moyer Watts, and her sister Lorraine Slate.

Left to cherish her memory is her daughters: Sandra Watts Burchette (David), Phyllis Watts Barr (Scott); her son Doug Watts (Cindy); her sister Bonnie Tuttle; her grandchildren: Terri Lyda (Scott), Anthony Barr, Tosha Willard (Matt), Chad Burchette (Keri), Brittney Watts, and Jamie Watts; and six great grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held at 11:00 AM, Thursday, June 24,2021 at Mt. Olive Baptist Church Cemetery with Minister Donald Davis and Rev. Eddy Honeycutt officiating. Visitation will follow in the church fellowship hall.

Memorial donations may be made to Mt. Olive Cemetery Trust, C/O Wiley Burcham, 1180 Chestnut Grove Rd, King, NC 27021

The family would like to thank Penny Newsome for all her special care.

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Graveside Service
June 24, 2021

11:00 AM
Mt. Olive Baptist Church Cemetery
5413 NC 66 Hwy. S.
King, NC 27021

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