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Leroy "Dec" Watson

November 7, 1951 April 1, 2019
Leroy "Dec" Watson
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Obituary for Leroy "Dec" Watson
Leroy Watson, 67
Leroy Watson of Hawthorne passed away April 1, 2019 at Shands UF. He's a retired Custodian of Eastside High School and a member of Trinity United Missionary Baptist Church, Hawthorne, FL. Survived by his wife Linda M. Watson; 3 children, Julie Singleton, Patricia (Demetrious) Lawrence and Leroy Watson; 6 grands, Christopher, Rodney, and Jacquein Singleton, Desmond, Devin and Dre' Lawrence; 2 great-grands, Harlee and Hendrixx Singleton; sisters, Vergie (Erskin) White, Linda J. Watson, Pauline Grimes, Angela Jenkins, Tanya (Clifford) Williams, Trisha (Lester) Gordon, Carrie Grimes, Georgiamae Chesttang, Rose James; brothers, Paul (Noreen) Grimes, Carl Grimes, Steven (Reshonda) Watson and William Keiser; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Home Going Service will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, April 13, 2019 at Hawthorne High School Auditorium, Elder Walter Lewis officiating. Burial will be in Starke-Nelson Cemetery, Campville, FL. Viewing on Friday at Pinkney-Smith Funeral Home of Hawthorne 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. and Saturday 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. before the service. No viewing after the eulogy. The cortege will form at Patricia and Demetrious Lawrence home, 21104 SE 62 Ave. Hawthorne, FL, 10:30 a.m. Saturday. PINKNEY-SMITH FUNERAL HOME OF HAWTHORNE
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4:00 PM 4/12/2019 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 4/12/2019 7:00:00 PM
Pinkney-Smith Funeral Home - Hawthorne

21400 SE Hawthorne Road
Hawthorne, FL 32640

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21400 SE Hawthorne Road Hawthorne 32640 FL
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Hawthorne High School

21403 SE 69 Avenue
Hawthorne , FL 32640

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Starke-Nelson Cemetery Final Resting Place

NE 22nd Lane
Campville, FL 32640

NE 22nd Lane Campville 32640 FL
United States

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