Weatherford Democrat

November 20, 2013

Ora Bell Watson


Weatherford Democrat

— Ora Bell Watson, 93, died suddenly Monday, Nov. 18, 2013.

Service is 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, at Victory Baptist Church with interment at Memory Gardens Cemetery immediately following. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel.

Born Oct. 11, 1920, in Oklahoma, family was very important in her life. A woman of Baptist faith and a natural homemaker, Ora made a home for herself and her husband, Homer. Together they had five children, 17 grandchildren, 47 great-grandchildren and 36 great-great-grandchildren, with three more on their way. 

She will be greatly missed by her survivors, including her daughter, Mildred Langley; sons, Odis “Ray” Watson and his wife, Marilyn, Eldon “Bit” Watson and his wife, Sylvia, and Willard Eugene Watson and his wife, Janie; daughter-in-law, Barbara Watson; and sister, Katherine Wilson, of Ada, Okla.

Ora was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Homer; son, James Aaron Watson; son-in-law, Randy Langley; granddaughter, Melissa Langley; great-great-grandchildren, Ranger Scout Watson, Christian Ray Webb and Makayla Stark; and five brothers and three sisters.

Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel