Friday, October 12, 2018
Mr. Robert Darrell Watwood
MR. ROBERT DARRELL WATWOOD, age 70, of Red Oak Road, Summerville, Georgia passed away Thursday evening, October 12, 2018, at his residence following an illness. Born in Arab, Alabama to the late Dovard and Elizabeth Nicholson Watwood on November 3, 1948, He was a member of Pentecostal Worship Center and was retired from Georgia Rug Mill dye department. Mr. Watwood was preceded in death by a half-brother the late Miles Bates, a sister, Betty Watwood, and nephews, Dennis, Douglas and John Watwood, and Dewayne Bates. He was an avid fisherman and was a strong fan of the Alabama Crimson Tide Football team.
Surviving are His wife, of 48 years, Marlene Bowling Watwood; brother, W. E. (Jean) Watwood of Gaylesville, Al.; sister, Patricia (R.L.) Steele of Cedarbluff, AL.; special niece, Denise Floyd; sisters-in-law, Shirley (Odis) Grogan, Brenda Martineau, Rebecca (Steve) Dyer, Dorothy (Andy) Hutchins; brother-in-law, Dwight (Wanda) Bowling; several Nieces and Nephews also survive.
Funeral services were held Sunday, October 14th, at 3:00 P.M. from the J. D. Hill Memorial Chapel of Earle Rainwater Funeral Home with Pastor Andy Hutchins and Pastor Charles Izell officiating, interment in Summerville Cemetery. Active Pallbearers Odis Grogan, John Watwood, Jeff Holcombe, Tim Abernathy, Dwight Bowling, Bryn Hutchins, Ty Hutchins, and Tommy McRae; Honorary Pallbearers Nurses and CAN’s of Tapestry Hospice who cared for Robert.
Earle Rainwater Funeral Home in charge of arrangements for Mr. Robert Darrell Watwood.