Linda Watson, 76, of Center, passed away Friday, December 15, 2017, in Lufkin.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Sunday, December 17, 2017, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center. Graveside service will be held at 1:00 p.m., Monday, December 18, 2017, at Sardis Cemetery in Shelby County with Bro. Chuck Horton officiating.
Mrs. Watson was born November 3, 1941, in Center, to Max Samford and Ethel Fountain Samford. She enjoyed working in her flowerbeds and spending time with her family and church family. She was a member of Sardis Missionary Baptist Church.
She is survived by
Lisa Verrett and husband, Charlie, of Buna
Tena Moragas of Center
Elissa Taylor and husband, Cody, of Tenaha
Radi Verrett of Buna
Nathan Hathorn and wife, Cadence, of Center
April Victoria and husband, Gavin, of Buna
Charlie “Bubba” Verrett of Buna
Gavin Victoria II
Brother: Gary Samford of College Station
Sister: Mary Lou Richards of Conroe
Preceded in death by
Husband: Bobby Doyce Watson
Parents: Max Samford and Ethel Fountain Samford
Sister: Maxie Wright
Pallbearers will be Nathan Hathorn, Jimmy Moore, Cody Taylor, Earl Hicks, Radi Verrett and Jody Wright.