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John Donnell Watson

April 30, 1960 ~ March 22, 2020 (age 59)


Mr. John Donnell Watson, age 59 of Pittsboro, NC transitioned into eternal rest on Sunday, March 22, 2020 at UNC Hospital, Chapel Hill, NC.

John Donnell Watson Sr., more affectionately known as "Johnny" was born on April 30th, 1960 to the late Junious "JD" Watson & Catherine  Williams Page of Pittsboro North Carolina.   On March 22nd, 2020 John transitioned home to be with the Lord.

John is preceded in death by his father JD Watson; his two brothers  James Watson and Christopher A. Watson and a nephew  Jeremy Watson.

He leaves to cherish the memory of his Artistic spirit, Wonderful personality and Loving heart to his children, Latoya Williams (Brian) of Jackson Ga, Jamaal Watson & John Watson Jr of Pittsboro, NC, Kyesha Watson of Durham,NC; his mother, Catherine Williams Page; nine granddaughters, Tyzia, Tauarisa, Breshouna, Kelise, Jah'Kenya, Caneisha,Nia'moni, Skylar, and Tirzah. He also leaves behind his loved siblings, two sisters, Marjorie Byrd of Pittsboro, NC, Dianne Collins (Michael) of Durham, NC;  four brothers, Stanley Watson (Dorethea) of Durham, NC, Kenneth Watson,Vernon Watson, and Glen Watson (Teresa) all of Pittsboro, NC. And a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. 

Professional Services Entrusted to:  Knotts Funeral Home - Pittsboro


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Wake Service
April 6, 2020

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Knotts Funeral Home
50 Masonic Street
Pittsboro, NC 27312

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