Mr. P. L. Watson , age 85 of LaFollette passed away, Monday, April 19, 2021. P. L. was a U.S. Army Veteran serving as a SP4, Airborne Division, and was of the Baptist Faith. He was employed for many years with Shelby’s Warehouse and a driver for Shelby’s “Rolling Store”. Preceded in death by Wife, Mary Lucille Paul Watson, Daughter-in-Law, Kathy Watson, Mother, Myrtle Armstrong, Brothers, Clay Houston Watson and Curlie Watson, Sisters, Cornie Goins and Dorothy Kaiser.
Survivors: Children, David Watson, Greg Watson and wife, Peggy, and Janet Phillips and husband, Danny; Four Grandchildren; Five Great-Grandchildren; Sisters, Judy Sullivan, Sue Ridenour and husband, Roger, and Bonnie Maxwell; Brother-in-Law, Kenneth Ray Paul and wife, Pat; Former Daughter-in-Law, Marlene Wright. Several Nieces, Nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral Services Thursday, April 22, 2021, 8:00 P.M. at Walters Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Larry Russell officiating. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. before funeral services. Family and Friends will meet Friday, April 23, 2021, 10:30 A.M. at Walters Funeral Home and proceed to Glade Springs Cemetery for a 11:00 A.M. Graveside Service and Interment with Full Military Honors conducted by the Campbell County Honor Guard. The family respectfully requests that those in attendance please wear a face covering and practice social distancing protocols. Online condolences for Mr. Watson may be made at www.waltersfuneralhome.net. Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Mr. P. L. Watson.