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Rosa Lee (Whitley) Watson

June 1, 1927 ~ April 25, 2021 (age 93)

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Ms. Rosa W. Watson, Clayton, NC, entered eternal rest on Sunday, April 25, 2021. 
Due to COVID-19, the Governor of North Carolina has asked that all gatherings be limited to no more than 30 people including staff and all attendees such as clergy, ushers, musicians etc. Please check with the family to see if you are invited.

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Walk Through Viewing Only (not to exceed 10 people at once): 
                     Saturday, May 1, 2021

                     1:00pm -6:00 pm

                     Hood Funeral Home Chapel
                      230 East Front St. 
                     Clayton , NC 27520

Funeral Service: Sunday, May 2, 2021 

                     12:00 noon

                     Mount Vernon Christian Church   (Outside on the Church grounds)

                      300 N Lombard Street

                     Clayton, NC 27520

Interment :   Forest Hill Cemetery

                   5479 Little Creek Church Road

                   Clayton, NC 27520

Left to cherish her memories are her children,Janice Watson Atkinson, Raleigh, NC,  Sabrina Watson, Clayton, NC, and Douglas Watson, Selma, NC;   an adoptive son Clinton Leroy Watson, Daleville, Alabama; Sister: Carolyn W. Creech, Clayton, NC, grandchildren, great grandchildren, and other relatives and friends.
Mrs. Watson was loved, respected and treasured by all her many students, colleagues and mostly the community. 

Receiving Family, Friends and Condolences at 2205 Huntsbridge Dr, Clayton NC 27520

Services Entrusted to Hood Funeral Home and Staff.

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24 Hour Viewing
May 1, 2021

3:00 PM
Hood Funeral Home
230 East Front Street
Clayton, NC 27520

Funeral Service
May 2, 2021

12:00 PM
Mount Vernon Christian Church (Lombard Street, NC)

May 2, 2021

2:30 PM
Forest Hill Cemetery, NC
5479 Little Creek Church Rd
Clayton, NC 27520

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