Obituary of Owen Lee Watson
Owen Lee Watson, 77 of Bedford, passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 10, 2019 at his residence. He was born on Friday, August 15, 1941 in Lynchburg, a son of the late Holly Owen Watson and Martha Ann Atkinson Watson.
He was a retired from Wheelabrator Abrasives.
He is survived by his wife of fifty-three years, Alice Pinion Watson; his daughters, Beth Woolwine of Salem, Susan Dooley & husband, Greg of Bedford; his son, Tim Gilreath & wife, Pam of Bedford and family friends, Terry & Alice White of Goodview.
There will be no services, however friends and family are invited to visit at the Watson home to share fellowship and memories on Saturday, August 17 & Sunday, August 18 from 10 AM until 3 PM each day.
Arrangements are being handled by Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Bedford.
1140 W. Lynchburg-Salem Turnpike (Rt 221/460) Bedford, VA 24523, US
Phone: (540) 586-3304 Fax: (540)586-2084
11351 Leesville Road, Route 43 South Huddleston, VA, 24104, US
Phone: (540) 297-4966 Fax: 540-586-2084