The Newton Record; 14 July 1999; Page 4B
Georgia L. Watkins
Graveside services for Mrs. Georgia L. Watkins, 73, were held at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 8, 1999, from the Goodhope Cemetery in Carthage, MS. Rev. Ronnie Culpepper officiated.
Mrs. Watkins passed away on Monday, July 5, 1999, at Jeff Anderson Medical Center following an extended illness. She had been a resident of Newton County since 1981, formerly of Texas and Leake County. She had been a member of the Portland, Texas Assembly of God Church.
Her survivors include her husband, A. C. Watkins of Newton; three daughters, Audrey Stolp of Bossier City, Louisiana, Gwen Frazier of Meridian, and Wanda Clifton of Ringgold, Louisiana; two sons, Jimmie Watkins of Brandon, Albert Watkins of Newton; two sisters, Ruby Wagner of Butler, TN, and Ana Sprawls of Shreveport, La; Thirteen grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by one son, Bobby Wayne Watkins and one grandson, W. C. Watkins.
Ott and Lee Funeral Home, Forest, was in charge of funeral.