Funeral services will be at 1:00 p.m. EST Monday, February 2, 2015 at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home in Waynesburg, KY with burial to follow in the Pleasant Point Cemetery in Kings Mountain, KY.
Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. CST on Saturday, January 31, 2015 at Hughart & Beard Funeral Home in Hopkinsville, KY and from 10:00 a.m. until the service hour of 1:00 p.m. EST at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home in Waynesburg.
A native of Pulaski County born September 24, 1929, he was the son of the late Squire and Margie Campbell Watts. He was SGM retired after serving 25 years in the U.S. Army during WWII and the VietNam wars.
His wife, Charlean Coker Watts, died in 1982.
After his military career, he served as Director for the Hopkinsville – Christian County Senior Citizen Center, which was renamed the A.W. Watts Senior Center when it relocated to its current location on West 7th Street.
He is survived by his daughter, Debra Robertson of Hopkinsville, one brother, Marion Watts (Jean), of Astabula, OH and two grandsons; Kenny Robertson and Michael Robertson, both of Hopkinsville.
In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by a son, Kenneth Wade Watts in 1961.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Pennyrile Area Walk to End Alzheimers, 6100 Dutchman’s Ln., Louisville, KY.