Velma Watkins Obituary
Here is Velma Watkins’s obituary. Please accept Everhere’s sincere condolences.
It is always difficult saying goodbye to someone we love and cherish. Family and friends must say goodbye to their beloved Velma Watkins (Canton, Ohio), who passed away at the age of 82, on March 15, 2020. You can send your sympathy in the guestbook provided and share it with the family. You may also light a candle in honor of Velma Watkins or send a beautiful flower arrangement to the funeral service.
She was predeceased by : her parents, Grady L. Garrison and Mary A. Garrison (Cunningham); her husband John W. Watkins, Sr. of Canton; and her brother Grady L. Garrison, Jr.. She is survived by : her children, John W. Watkins, Jr. of Brooklyn, NY, Lynn A. Watkins of Upper Marlboro, MD and Christopher M. Watkins (Elzora) of Washington, DC; her grandchildren, Christopher D. Watkins of Stevens Point, WI and Niya Watkins of Washington, DC; her brother Gary A. Garrison of Pontiac, MI; and her aunt Loretta Graham of Milwaukee, WI. She is also survived by nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Visitation was held on Thursday, March 26th 2020 from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM at the Greater Bethel Apostolic Church (2335 15th St SW, Canton, OH 44706). A celebration of life was held on Thursday, March 26th 2020 at 12:00 PM at the same location.