John Wallace Watts
  • 55 years old
  • Date of birth: Jul 14, 1961
  • Date of passing: Aug 20, 2016
Let the memory of John be with us forever

John Wallace Watts, 55, a lifetime resident of Granville County passed away suddenly Sunday, August 21, 2016 at his home.

A native of Granville County, he was the son of the late Frank Limuel Watts and Esther Brooks. He attended Mt. Creek Baptist Church and was grounds technician at the National Guard firing range for many years.

Graveside services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at Mt. Creek Baptist Church by Rev. Johnny Richards and Rev. Lamar Wheeler.

Surviving are his wife of fourteen years, JoAnn Godsey Watts of the home, five brothers; Limuel Watts, William Watts, Danny Watts, G.W. Watts all of Oxford and Floyd Watts of Creedmoor, three children; Sheldon Englebright, Allen Englebright and Leigh Garrett and six grandchildren.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by S Hill on 25th August 2016

"Sorry to hear about the passing of your loved one. May the comforting promises from God ease your pain during this difficult time.  One of which is found at Isaiah 25:8. There it says "He will swallow up death forever, and the Sovereign Lord Jehovah will wipe away the tears from all faces.”

Again, please accept my sincere condolences for your loss."

This tribute was added by marcia james on 23rd August 2016

"JoAnn, Jordan and I were so sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time."

This tribute was added by TERESA TRAVIS on 22nd August 2016

"JoAnn, We are so sorry to hear about John. Our hearts goes out to you all.  I do know Jamie will miss his best friend.
Teresa Backus Travis"

This tribute was added by Harold Gray on 22nd August 2016

"I am so sorry to hear about John. He was a very stand up guy. Always had time when you needed a hand. We will always remember him. Thoughts are with the family."

This tribute was added by Ossie Smith on 22nd August 2016

"To entire Watts family, I was so saddens to hear of the death of John. He was a good man, a mans kind of man who was respected by May.
May God bless each of you I the coming days."

This tribute was added by Kathy Klein on 21st August 2016

"JoAnn, I am so sorry to hear about John. Keeping you all in my prayers."

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Eakes Funeral Home


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