Born 6-7-1911 -- Died 10-1-2004
Sarah Louise Watson, 93, of Thayer, Mo., daughter of the late Tom Louis Rogers and Lilie Belle Starks Rogers was born June 7, 1911, in Mammoth Spring, Ark., and died Oct. 1, 2004, in Thayer.
She was united in marriage in 1943, in Salem, Ark., to Elvin Clinton Watson, who preceded her in death June 23, 2003.
She was a homemaker and at the age of 78, she became a Emergency Medical Technician and worked for Oregon County Ambulance for four years.
Survivors include a son, Jerry Dean Watson and wife, Maggie, of Ozark, Mo.; a daughter, Anna Jean Davis and husband, James, of Mammoth Spring; four grandchildren -- Alicia Jenkins and husband, Darin, of Ozark, Sonya Watson of Bolivar, Mo., Clinton Dougherty and wife, Sherry, of Warm Springs, Ark., and Sarah Krusen and fiancee', Kevin Hollibaugh of Thayer; five great-grandchildren -- Everitte Ray, Summer Lynn, Savannah Grace, Samantha Marie and Cara Louise; and a sister, Flora Schaufler of West Plains, Mo.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, three brothers -- Charley Rogers, Lehman Rogers and Fred Rogers, a sister, Ethel Gregory and an infant sister.
The funeral service was Oct. 4, at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer with Bill Bales and Jeff Watson officiating. Burial was in the Thayer Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of Carter Funeral Home Inc. of Thayer.