William R. "Bill" Watts

Graveside Services will be held at 11:30 AM Saturday, November 20, 2021 at Highland Cemetery, with Military Rites performed by the VFW Post 3036, for Mr. William R. "Bill" Watts, 90 of Hattiesburg, MS.

He died Wednesday, November 17, 2021 in Petal, MS.

Mr. Watts was a Veteran of the United States Army, serving in the Korean War, and was a member of the VFW Post 3036, the American Legion, and the Military Order of the Cooties. He was a member of Central Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Loura Watts; three brothers, Joe Watts, Jr., Max Watts, and Eugene Watts, and two sisters, Edith Joy Saucier and Doris Watts.

He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Alma Watts of Hattiesburg, MS; one son, Hugh Watts of Petal, MS; one daughter, Lori Watts of Petal, MS; four grandchildren, Lee Watts, Taylor Marquis, Amanda Jones, and Andrew Watts, and five great-grandchildren.