Judith Rebecca Watson, 67, of Trion, Georgia, died on Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at the Redmond Regional Medical Center.
Mrs. Watson was born in Rossville on Sept. 27, 1944, daughter of the late John Ledford and Ruby Taylor Ledford. Prior to her retirement, she was employed as a Nurse’s Aide at the Oakview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Mrs. Watson was preceded in death by her husband, James E. Watson, Jr.; brothers, Glazier Ledford, Leonard Ledford, and Raymond Ledford; sister, Geraldine Lofty, and a son, Donald Seckinger.
Mrs. Watson is survived by two daughters, Kimberly Adele Watson, and Alison Faye Little; son-in-law, Scott Bennett; daughter-in-law, Treasie Eggerichs all of Trion; brothers and sisters-in-law, Luther (Bud) and Kathy Ledford of Chickamauga, Lonnie (Butch) and Karen Ledford of Florence, Ala., and Leon Ledford of Lafayette; sister, Marie and Leonard (Sonny) Mayez of Chickamauga; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Mrs. Watson will be held on Friday, June 1, at 2 p.m. in the Chapel of the Mason Funeral Home with Reverend Billy Wright and Reverend Bill Proctor officiating. Interment will follow in the West Hill Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Dakota McGuire, Michael Watson, David Dean, Rusty Tucker and Bill Tapp. Honorary pallbearers will be Duke Williams and Clarence Watson.
Mrs. Watson will be in state at the Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends on Friday from 6-8 p.m.