Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

The Great Seal of the Choctaw Nation

Clyde Wayne Watson

Born: 2/23/1937

Died: 4/26/1999

Maiden Name: n/a

Honorific: n/a

Clyde Wayne Watson, 62, of Watson, Oklahoma, passed away Monday, April 26, 1999 at his home.

He was born February 23, 1937, to the late Raymond and Mae Caterby Watson. He was united in marriage to Julia Ann Lewis on September 28, 1962 in Mena, Arkansas.

Mr. Watson was a retired employee of Smith Pallet Company in Hatsfield, Arkansas. He was amember of the Buffalo Presbyterian Church in Watson, but enjoyed visiting various churches.

Survivors include his wife, Julia Watson, of Watson; four sons, Julian Watson of Pryor, Oklahoma, Michael Watson of McCrory, Arkansas, Johnny Watson of Kansas City, Kansas, and Brian Watson of Watson; two daughters, Regina Hill of Durant, Oklahoma and Teresa Watson of Watson; one sister, Martha Clark of Lawrence, Kansas; two half brothers, George Watson of Watson and Aaron Watson of Grannis, Arkansas; five half sisters, Shirley Rosas of Batesville, Arkansas, Mary Hurlocker, Virginia Hernandez and Doris Gonzales, all of DeQueen, Arkansas and Arabella Sanchez of Grannis; 14 grandchildren and various nieces and nephews.

The family of Clyde Wayne Watson would like to thank everyone who called, sent flowers and cards, and brought food during the loss of their loved one. They would like to thank Chief Gregory E. Pyle, Assistant Chief Mike Bailey and the employees of the Choctaw Nation for the flowers and food that were sent.

They would also like to thank the staff of the Choctaw Nation Hospital, Dr. Bonin and Dr. Sattar for all the concern during his illness. Also the van driver, Joe Maple, for transporting him to Ft. Smith for his treatments and the Hospitality House staff, Ellen, Chris, Heather, and Steve for letting us stay there and making us feel at home. It was greatly appreciated.