Obituary For Mary Catherine Johnson Watson
March 14, 1930 - September 4, 2023

Mary Catherine Johnson Watson, 93, of Reidsville passed away Monday, September 4, 2023 at her home.

A graveside memorial service will be held at 11am Friday, September 8, 2023, at Cypress Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Cameron, NC.

Mary was born March 14, 1930, to the late Cameron H. Johnson and Sarah Stewart Johnson. She was a member of Cypress Presbyterian Church. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and friend. Mary volunteered with the Morehead High School Boosters Club and had served as their president. She was a life-long Tarheel Fan. Mary loved her family and her dogs.

Left to cherish her memory are her children, David “Neill” Watson (Kay), Emory “Mitch” Watson (Jane), Kevin Lee Watson (Alice), James “Jim” Watson (Patti); grandchildren, Jordan Watson (Jessica), Chelsey Rudd (Matt), Hayden Watson (Ashley), Hillary Watson, David Watson (Katie), Meredith Watson (Nate), Corbin Watson; great-grandchildren, Easton, Emmett, Ella, Emery, Allie, Moira Jane; numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and siblings, Mary is preceded in death by her loving husband, Emory Milner Watson.

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