Donald Wayne Watson, 73, of Poplar Bluff, passed away on January 3, 2019 at his residence. He was born on August 12, 1945 to Christopher and Francis (Earnhart) Watson at Paragould, Arkansas. He was retired from General Motors after 31 years. On August 12, 1964 he married Brenda Zook at East Prairie MO.
He was a member of Member of UAW his wife Brenda is a member of The Palace Of Praise Church in Poplar Bluff.

Donald is survived by his loving spouse Brenda, Daughter, Donna Kay Watson; Son, Steven Watson (Amanda); Two Brothers, Tom Watson, Marion Watson; . 11 grandchildren, 1 step-grandchild, and 13 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by brothers; Walter and Bobby Watson, Father, Christopher Watson, Mother, Francis Watson.

Visitation will be held Monday, January 7, 2019, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm at Fowler-Sullivan Funeral Home, Poplar Bluff, MO. Funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. with Bishop Kent Miller officiating.

Burial will take place in the City Cemetery. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials to St. Jude Children’s Hospital 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105

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