Watson Jr., Charley E.  1923-2019

Charley E. Watson Jr., 96, St. Joseph, passed away Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019.

He was born Sept. 30, 1923, in Denver, Colorado.

Charley was a current member of Woodson Chapel Christian Church, and former member of Third Street Presbyterian Church and Savannah Avenue Baptist Church. He was also a member of Charity Lodge and Boy Scout Master of Troop #7, then later Troop #24.

Charley enjoyed golfing, traveling, painting, and was most known for his kindness and generosity.

He was preceded in death by: his first wife, Genevieve (King) Watson; second wife, Geraldine (Poe) Watson; parents, Charley and Geneve (Johnson) Watson Sr.; sisters, Frances Dunn and Ann Cassity; and brother, Herb Watson.

Survivors include: stepson, Ron Roberts; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Farewell Services: 10 a.m. Wednesday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.

Interment: Memorial Park Cemetery.

The family will gather with friends one hour prior to the service, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to: Living Community of St. Joseph or Woodson Chapel Christian Church.

Online guest book and obituary at www.meierhoffer.com. As published in the St. Joseph News-Press.