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Louise Watkins

March 25, 1926 ~ March 4, 2020 (age 93)


Louise Watkins, age 93 of Metropolis, Illinois passed away at 12:26 am on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at Southgate Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Graveside services will be held at 2 pm on Thursday, March 5, 2020 at the Metropolis Memorial Gardens with Rev. Keith Tilford officiating.

Louise was a member of the First Christian Church in Metropolis.

Louise is survived by her siblings, Wilma Anderson, Charlotte Wray whom she called her movie star, and James Watkins; several nieces and nephews.

Louise was preceded in death by her parents, John and Alma (Weaver) Watkins; siblings, Geneva Faughn, Margaret Fincher, Alma Watkins, Robert Watkins, Dale Watkins, John Watkins, and William Watkins.

There will not be any visitation. Family and friends are asked to meet at the cemetery for the services.

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Graveside Service
March 5, 2020

2:00 PM
Metropolis Memorial Gardens
2824 North Ave
Metropolis, IL 62960

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