Monday, May 1, 2017

Katie Louise Watts

Katie Louise Watts, age 89 of Orlando passed away at her daughters home, Sunday, April 30, 2017. She was a lifelong Orlando native, born to Clarence and Hattie B. (Hart) Golden.

Her mother died when she was 5 years old.  In her early years she was raised by her grandmother Kate Golden and father Clarence. She attended Jones High School and graduated in 1946. She was a lifelong Baptist and was baptized at Mt. Olive Baptist Church at age 18.

Katie leaves three children: a devoted daughter Juanita McQueen of Orlando; two loving sons Darrell McQueen of Atlanta, GA and Randall (Karen) Watts of Gainesville, VA.  She has 3 granddaughters, Courtney Watts of Orlando, Amber Watts of Chicago, IL, and Jordan Watts of Gainesville, Va.; One grandson Randall Watts, III of Gainesville, VA.  She was preceded in death by her dear brother Ralph Golden.

Katie was a housekeeper and enjoyed caring and nurturing others in need.  She will be remembered for her faith in God and her thoughtfulness and kindness to everyone.

A memorial service will be held at 1:00 pm on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at Dobbs Funeral Home with Pastor Thomas Hensley officiating.


The family is requesting that donations be made in Katie's name to:
"Love A Child" charity.   http://loveachild.com/

1 comment:

M Jones said...

I am sorry for your loss, please accept my sincere condolences. I hope the family will find some comfort and strength in Jesus promise of the earthly resurrection(Acts 24:15)and the renewed Paradise earth, where death will be no more and no family will mourn the death of a loved one.-Revelation 21:3,4;John 5:28,29;Luke 23:43. may GOD(Psalms 83:18)grant you peace and comfort now, during this grievous time.-Matthew 5:4.