Therman Watson, Sr.

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Therman Watson, Sr., age 92, passed away November 5, 2023.

Visitation:  5pm to 7pm Tuesday, November 7, 2023 at Lake Shore Funeral Home

Graveside Service:  1pm Wednesday, November 8, 2023 at Doris Miller Memorial Park

Therman was born September 4, 1931 in Lott, Texas to James Quinton Watson and Sarah (Thompson) Watson.  He was a very loving and generous person and lived life to the fullest.  His family was very special to him and he enjoyed spending time with them.  Therman served in the U.S. Army, receiving several commendations. In 1951, he married the love of his life, Maggie Pearl Hines.  They were blessed with five children and numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.

Therman was preceded in death by his parents, James and Sarah Watson; wife, Maggie Pearl Watson; two children, Beverly Watson and Orthella Watson Brown; three sisters, Katy Watson Chapman, Clarise Watson and Lavonn Watson Hoyle; and brother, James Watson.  Those left to cherish his memory include two sons, Therman Watson, Jr. and wife Anitria and Donald Watson; daughter, Katy Watson Powell and husband George; sister, Ava Stokes; brother, Jack Watson; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren and a host of friends.

Place of Service: Doris Miller Memorial Park , 4800 Bellmead Drive; Waco, TX 76705

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  1. Keep Resting Big daddy

  2. My condolences to the family. I have too many fond memories to list here… He was a true friend.. We always had a good laugh when we saw each other. RIP my old friend

  3. Stephanie Touchstone

    Cousin, my deepest condolences with the loss of your father, my uncle, “Uncle Thurman”. He suffers no longer and his spirit now joins Aunt Maggie Pearl and they’re both watching over you and everything that concerns you. Love you!💔💯

  4. So sorry for your lost god is still good R.I.p sir

  5. LaNell Cotton-Curtis

    You all in my deepest condolences and prayers and I am so sorry for your loss he will truly be missed 🤍🪽🕊

  6. Wanda, Helen, Phillip and Brayden Williamson

    Sis. Powell, God bless you and your family during this time of loss! You were an awesome and caring daughter to your parents. Our prayers are with you all!❤️❤️

  7. Rest in peace! 🙌🙌🙌🙌 Life well lived

  8. Barbara Dever-Henson

    On behalf of the Ward family, we extend our deepest and sincerest condolences to the Watson family. We have many alliances with the family including friends and neighbors for many years and continue to the present. May God shower you with His grace and mercy during this time of sorrow, and may you find peace and comfort in your wonderful memories knowing that Mr. Therman lived a full and blessed life. Blessings to all of you!
    The Ward Family

  9. In loving memory of a family man and long ago neighbor RIP and condolences to the family may you find comfort in the name Jesus Christ.

  10. sorry for your loss. johnny davis

  11. We will miss you big daddy! 😢😢😢

  12. Tiffany Powell Booker

    Rest in peace!! Sending my condolences and prayers to my Aunt Katy and family!!

  13. Dorothy Peoples

    Donald, Katy & Therman
    So sorry for the loss of your father.
    May the Lord comfort you all at this difficult time.
    Dorothy Peoples Shumaker and the Peoples Family.

  14. Katy and family, prayers of comfort to each of you.
    Cookie’s family

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