Funeral services for Mrs. Margie Ann Watkins was held  3:00 PM Thursday, June 27, 2019 at Macedonia Revival Center with Rev. Sam Fulton, Rev. Leslie Courtney officiating. Interment in Macedonia Cemetery. John E. Stephens Chapel in charge.


Mrs. Watkins, 75, passed away Monday, June 24, 2019 at her residence. She was a Certified Nursing Assistant. Her hobbies include crocheting, sewing, crossword puzzles and gardening. Mrs. Watkins was a member of Macedonia Revival Center.


Preceded in death: Parents, Arthur R. Pope and Willie C. Williamson Pope; Sisters, Marvine Lovern, Marie Lovern, Ruby Holley; Brothers, Infant brother, Fat Tom Pope, Rudon Pope, Kenneth Pope, Earsel Pope.


Survivors: Husband, Guyton Watkins; Daughter, Michelle Gillispie (Mark); Sons, Chuck Watkins (Lareesa), Robie Watkins, Wesley Watkins (Nikki); Brother, Bobby Pope; (9) Grandchildren; (6) Great-Grandchildren; Host of nieces, nephews.


Pallbearers: Robi Watkins, Wesley Watkins, Brandon Watkins, James Watkins, Dusty Watkins, Bobby Joe Lovern, Ryan Gilmer, Nathan Commer.