Helen W. Watson, age 85 of Cordele died Wednesday October 16, 2019 at her home surrounded by family. Memorial Services will be 2:00pm Saturday October 26, 2019 at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses (Farmers Mkt Rd. Cordele)
Helen Virginia Waller Watson was born on April 1st, 1934 to Emmett N. and Sallie Waller in Atlanta, GA. She married Henry Thomas Watson September 11, 1948. Their marriage produced five children, who survived her; James (Janice) David Watson, Robbie Darlene Henry, Jackie (Randy) Lynn Rains, and twins Normand (Bambie) Wayne Watson and Noland Waymond Watson.
She was baptized as one of Jehovah’s Witnesses in May of 1958 in Atlanta, Ga. She spent the rest of her life serving Jehovah and her family as a wife, mother and homemaker.
Her family includes eleven grandchildren; Rachel Minnis, James Watson, Ben (Priscilla) Watson, Tim Watson, Stacy (William) Smith, Michael (April) Racine, Sr, Dustin (Melissa) Rains, Misty Rains, Jordan Henry, Holly (Kody) Major, and Rene Robbins.
Also included are sixteen great-grandchildren; Sarah, Christian, and Sebastian Minnis, Mikhayla, Ben Jr., Haley, and Presley Watson, Justin , Brittany, and Savannah Smith, Madeline Rains, Michael Racine, Jr., Lily Grace and Sam Henry, Logan and McKenzie Major.
She is survived by a sister Dorothy Sewell, a niece Frost Jones, and a nephew Randy Patrick.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a sister Betty Patrick, a brother Raymond Waller, and a great-grandchild Brandon Smith.
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