Obituary: Dr. Mary Lou Watkins
Dr. Mary Lou Watkins, age 78 of Franklin, Tenn. Aug. 24, 2013. Previously of Brownsville, Texas, Dr. Mary Watkins was a professor of chemistry and nursing and Texas Western University.
She was also a practicing physician for 40 years including service at Vanderbilt Medical Center. She spent her final working years at her own private practice in Brownsville, TX. Her favorite hobby was flying and was very passionate about it.
She enjoyed spending time with her loving family, especially her grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by parents, Cloyd and Mary Snobarger; daughter, Mary Virginia Jackson. She is survived by son, Stephen (Sheila) Witt; grandchildren, Will, Kate, Jake and Anna Witt, Macy and Matthew Jackson.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Happy Tails Humane Society, 230 Franklin Rd. Suite 1303, Franklin, TN 37064. Graveside services will be conducted at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013 in Williamson Memorial Gardens, Jim Taylor officiating.
Visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at Williamson Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 615-794-2289 www.williamsonmemorial.com.
Williamson Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
08/29/13, Williamson Herald
Posted on: 8/25/2013