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Richard Allen Watson

May 6, 1936 — January 16, 2022

Richard Allen Watson

Richard Allen Watson, 85, of Sasser, GA passed away Sunday, January 16, 2022 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, January 28, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. at Mathews Funeral Home. Rev. Morris Harp will officiate.


Born in Indianapolis, IN, Mr. Watson had resided in Sasser, GA since 1988 moving from Greenfield, IN. He was a pipefitter retiring from AT&T and of then Christian faith.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Harold Watson and Ruth Shafer Watson and siblings, Robert, George, Ruth Ann and Leah.

Survivors include his wife, Paula J. Watson, Sasser, GA, children, Vickie Goens, Richard Allen Watson, Jr, both of Indianapolis, IN, Stephen Watson, (Sheila), Harrison, TN, Annette Kleeman (Curtis), Brown Co., IN, Mary Rose Watson, Indianapolis, IN, Aaron Matthew Reece, Sasser, GA, brother, James Watson (Tootsie), Bainbridge, IN, fifteen grandchildren, and twelve great-grandchildren.

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