Jerry R. Watts, born 11/08/1944 passed away 12/09/2019 after a long battle with heart and lung complications.
Jerry was preceded in death by his parents Jesse and Emily (Menard) Watts, Brothers: Robert and Marvin Watts, Delbert (Butch) Leonard, Terry Kennedy, Sisters: Sharon (Watts) Nichols and Pauline (Watts) Tompkins. He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Mary Jane Watts, Children: Shawn (Gloria), Chris (Kristine), Sahra (Annette). Grandchildren: Patrick, David, Kaylynn (Kat), Emily, Jesse, Marvin, Remington. Great-grandchildren: Bently, Aroura. Thirty – nine nieces and nephews.
Jerry was a loving husband, father, and friend. He is a Vietnam Veteran and proudly serviced in the U.S. Army from 1965-1967. Jerry loved the outdoors to include hunting, fishing, camping and gardening and the discipline and patriotism he learned in the U.S. Army never left him, as friends and family will attest.
In honor of Jerry’s wishes there will be no formal services.