Ernest E. Watson, age 79, of Halsey Fork Road, Grassy Creek, KY, passed away Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at his home after an extended illness. Born January 21,1942 in Marion, Ohio to the late Ottis and Opal Warner Watson. Beside his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters Linda Phillip and Joyce Robertson, three brothers Alvin, Melvin and Elroy Watson. He accepted the Lord Jesus Christ as his Savior. He was a retired Security Guard
Surviving are his wife Janice Davis Watson of Grassy Creek, KY. Daughter Diane & Leon Miller of Campton, KY. Five sons Johnny & Karen Watson of Campton, KY. Ronnie & Judy Watson of West Liberty, KY. Ricky & Lisa Watson and James & Tammy Watson both of Campton, KY. Jonathan & Veronica Watson of West Liberty, KY. Three sisters Shirley & Jerry Carnahan of Hudson, IN. Gloria Kay Watson, Washington Court House, OH. Hernitta Peyton of Grassy Creek, KY Four brothers Willie & Emma Watson of Waterloo, IN. Calvin & Marsha Watson of West Liberty, KY. Roger Wayne Watson and Jay Watson of Mize, KY. 16 grandchildren,4 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 1:00pm, Saturday, January 30,2021 at Herald & Stewart & Halsey Chapel with Bro. James Hinton officiating. Burial in Davis Family Cemetery, Halsey Fork Rd., Grassy Creek, KY. Visitation will be 6:pm, Friday, January 29,2021 at Herald & Stewart & Halsey Funeral Home, West Liberty, KY. Pallbearers: Travis Watson, Ronnie Watson, Mitchell Watson, Johnny Absher, Johnny Watson, Leon Miller.
COVID-19 mandate/regulations will be followed as set forth by Governor Beshear and the CDC. The family request that visitors respect their desire to keep everyone safe by practicing social distancing guidelines and to wear a face covering of some sort.
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