Joyce Faye Work Watson

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Joyce Faye York Watson, 86, of Fairfield, died Tuesday, July 2, 2019. Funeral services were held 10:00 a.m. Thursday, July 4, at Capps Memorial Chapel with Bro. Ed Ridge officiating. Interment followed at Stewards Mill Cemetery. Pallbearers were Lloyd Lane, Eddie Schultz, Tom Bonner, Lawson Lane, Colby Olivarez, Tristan Davis and Sutton Bonner. Honorary pallbearers were Ralph Billings, John Watson, John Ross Pye, Billie Hugh Bonner, Frank Bonner, Jessie Earl Jones, Tony Hilton, Michael Morrison and A.G. (Abo) Schwarzer.

Mrs. Watson was born August 4, 1932 in Fairfield to parents William Leonard York and Mabel Sue Carroll York. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Marvin Watson; one brother, Herman Lee York; one sister, Ann York Young; and a nephew, Dr. Charles Herman York.

Left to cherish her memory are nieces and nephews, Patricia York Hilton and husband Tony of Dew Community; Stephanie York Hughes and husband Dirk of White Oak, TX; Nancy Watson of Katy, TX; Sarah Wren and husband Joe of Stewards Mill, TX; Billie Hugh Bonner of Stewards Mill; Frank Bonner and wife Alice of Fairfield; Rick Morris of Broken Bow, OK; two brothers-in-law, Jimmie Ross Young of Streetman, TX; John Watson of Katy, TX; along with many great-nieces and great-nephews.

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