Nellie Deveda Watson passed away Dec. 10, 2013, in Olney, Texas. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, at the Elbert Cemetery in Elbert, Texas. McMillan-Satterwhite Funeral Home in Graham is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Watson was born April 22, 1927, in Anson, Texas and lived in Woodson most of her life. She was a member of the Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband of 67 years, Edker Watson of Olney; two daughters, Jeannie Jones and husband Harold of Anson and Barbara Watson of Olney; brother Royce Wesley of Fort Worth; two sisters, Wanda Martin of Olton, Texas, and Josie Colburn of Alabama; seven grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. Mrs. Watson was preceded in death by a son, Roy Watson; a granddaughter Rhonda Szuch; two brothers, Adrian Wesley and Alton Wesley; and by a sister, Nita Proctor.