December 12, 2009
Floyd Watson, a native of Canoe, a former resident of Pensacola and a resident of Atmore, died Tuesday at an area nursing facility. He was 73.
He was a member of the New St. Paul Baptist Church in Walnut Hill, Fla.
Survivors include two sons, Gary Watson of Jacksonville, Fla., and Floyd Dennis of Santa Barbara, Calif.; two daughters, Tracey Thames of Atmore and Katenia Peacock of Walnut Hill; four sisters, Maucle Thomas of Atmore, Annice Watson of Detroit, Faye Richardson of Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., and Jackqueline Watson of Hartford, Conn.; one brother, Edd Watson of Mobile; 11 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Services were 1 p.m. Saturday at New St. Paul Baptist Church. Burial followed in the church cemetery. Arrangements were by Christian Memorial Funeral Home.