Walter Gene Watson, 88 formerly of Trumann, passed away Sunday, September 23, 2018 at St. Bernards Hospital in Jonesboro.
Born July 16, 1930 in Paragould; son of the late Chris and Frances Earnhart Watson. He was a tool and die maker/machinist.
In addition to his parents, Walter was also preceded in death by his wife, Christine Walker Watson; one son, Terry Watson; one brother, Bobby Watson; and one son in law, Larry Moody.
Survivors include four children, Linda (Leland) Dowless of Caraway, Roger (Debby) Watson of Bay, Jeff Walker of Imboden, and Randy Watson of Trumann; three brothers, Tom Watson of Paragould, Marion Watson of Overland, MO, and Donald Watson of Poplar Bluff, MO; eleven grandchildren; twelve great grandchildren; and many other relatives and friends.
Graveside Service will be Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 1:00 P.M. in the Greene County Memorial Gardens with Bro. Bobby Brooks officiating. Pallbearers will be Jeremy Hall, Keiron Simms, Danielle Webb, Matt Travis, Jason Alcorn, and Leland Dowless.