Rosalie (Kiser) WatkinsDecember 12, 1922 ~ June 27, 2017 (age 94)
Rosalie Watkins, 94 years old, of Franklin passed away peacefully in her sleep Tuesday, June 27, 2017. Born in Macon County, she was the daughter of the late Theodore and Lola Stilwell Kiser. She was married to Virgil Watkins who preceded her in death.
She loved her cat, Cassie, gardening in her roses, crossword puzzles and reading mystery novels. She spent many hours birdwatching. She and her husband, Virgil, enjoyed over 40 years of searching for treasures and running an antique shop.
Survivors include a daughter, Sandra Andrews (Robert) of Franklin; three granddaughters, Sheri Andrews, Amberlea Eary and Robin Terry and three great‑grandchildren, Meagan Terry,Joshua Terry and Logan Eary.
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm, Saturday, July 1, 2017 in the chapel of Bryant‑Grant Funeral Home and Crematory with Rev. Greg Rogers officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 1 ‑ 2:00 pm, prior to the service, at the funeral home.
Bryant‑Grant Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Watkins family. Online condolences may be made at bryantgrantfuneralhome.com.