Dorothy Mae Watson
Funeral services for Dorothy Mae Watson, 88, Davis, will be held 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 5, at the Hale’s Memorial Chapel in Davis, with Pastor Willard McCartney, Jr. officiating. Interment will follow at the Green Hill Cemetery in Davis under the direction of Hale’s Funeral Home of Davis. Dorothy was born on November 3, 1929 in Wynnewood, to the late John and Leona (Majors) Payne. She died Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018 in Davis. Dorothy was a lifelong resident of the Davis area. She spent her married life as a stay at home mother, caring for her family. Dorothy was a devoted Christian and enjoyed attending the Abundant Life Church in Sulphur, prior to failing health. In her spare time, she enjoyed painting, crocheting and spending time with her beloved family. Survivors include two daughters, Donna Eaves of Davis and Carolyn Beech of Arlington, TX; three sons, Danny Gaile of Davis, Stanley Watson of Huntsville, TX and Tim Watson of Davis; 12 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren. In addition to her parents, Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, William “Kenneth” Watson; one son, Walter Kenneth Watson; and all ten of her siblings. Serving as pallbearers will be Richard Eaves, Jason Gaile, Scott Beech and Brent Pitts. On-line condolences may be offered at halesfuneralhomes.com.