Thursday, May 4, 2006

Everett "Jack" Watson, 73, of Seligman, died Sunday, April 30, 2006, at Northwest Medical Center of Benton County, Ark.

He was born Aug. 26, 1932, at Stewartsville, N. J., to Everett Edward Watson Jr. and Velma Hart Watson. He moved to this area in 1989 from Austin, Texas, after retirement from the U.S. Air Force where he served as a Master Sergeant. He enjoyed gardening and woodworking. He attended the Mennonite Church of the Brethren in Rogers, Ark., and is preceded in death by his parents; and one brother, Robert Watson.

Survivors include: his wife, Ellie Watson, who he married in Germany 52 years ago; one son, Everett Edward Watson III and his wife, Teresa, of Seligman; one sister, Virginia Rose Geffert of Pennsylvania; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Cremation arrangements are by Sisco Funeral Home of Pea Ridge. No memorial service is planned at this time.