Don Watkins
Funeral Date: 1/2/2010

Don Watkins, age 75, of Warren, AR. died Tuesday December 29, at V.A. Medical Center in Little Rock, AR. Born December 17, 1934 in Burlington, N. C. a son of the late Donald H. Watkins and Mary Andrews Watkins he was a retired Church of Christ minister, and a former Staff Sergeant in the U.S. Air Force. Survivors are his wife Velma Vigil Watkins whom he married August 16, 1959 in El Paso, TX., 1 son James Watkins and spouse Debra, Conway, AR., 1 daughter Donna Ward and spouse David, Warren, AR., 3 sisters Helen Napier, Burlington, N.C., Gaye Brown, Gibsonville, N.C., Nancy Brooks, Burlington, N.C. 4 grandchildren Madison Watkins, Austin Watkins, Conway, AR., Brandon Ward, Christopher Ward, Warren, AR. Graveside service with Paul Mowrer officiating were 1:30 p.m. Saturday January 2, Parker Prospect Cemetery near Warren, AR. Burial was with military honors by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Jimmie Dale Camp, James Camp, C.J. Ward, Scotty Sandridge, Brandon Ward and Christopher Ward.



Name: Don & Patsy Watson
Message: Sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Name: Greg & Janet Harton
Message: You are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Mr. Don always made us laugh. We will miss him.

Name: Jerry Don and Joyce Smith
Message: Praying for you during this most difficult time..

Name: Deanna Calloway-Smith
Message: I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Bro. Don. Prayers are with each of you.

Name: Marlene Elliott
Message: I am so sorry that I only read about brother Don's passing yesterday. He was a wonderful man and will be missed by all who had the privilege to know him. May God be with you during this difficult time.

Name: Nancy Brooks
Message: Velma, thank you so much for taking such good care of Banks. He Loved you so much. We love you and if we can help you please let us know. Nancy, Faye, Helen.