Willard Eugene Watson
1946 - 2020
Willard Eugene Watson went to be with the Lord Saturday March 7th, 2020. Willard struggled with the last few weeks of Life due to illness. His death was sudden and a shock to family and friends.
Willard was born in California, but he spent most of his adult life in Millsap Texas.
Willard was always outside doing something. He enjoyed campfires, his livestock, and riding his lawnmower to town. He was always telling stories and making people laugh. He loved his family! Food was the fastest way to his heart; he was always hungry. His family always asked him where he was putting it.
Willard is survived by his children. Donna Watson, Sheila Starks and spouse, Leslie Watson and spouse, Willard E. Watson Jr. and wife, and Melissa Watson and spouse; his sister, Mildred Langley; his brother, Ray Watson and his mother-in-law, Hotona Rister. Also, his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Willard was preceded in death by his wife Jane McDonald Watson. His two brothers James Watson and Eldon "Bit" Watson. His Father Homer Willard Watson and Mother Ora Bell Watson.
Willard will be buried to honor his wishes, and family will not be having a funeral service.
The family has chosen to celebrate his life with a memorial service. A memorial service will be held at Azleland memorial Park where he was buried. The memorial service will be held on Saturday April 25th, 2020 at 4:30 pm. They asked for anyone interested, to please join them in remembering Willard's life here on Earth.
Please feel free to bring photos we can all enjoy looking at together.
Azleland memorial Park
850 N. Cardinal Rd.
Azle, TX 76020
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