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KENLY -- Ransome "Junior" Watkins, 69, of 211 Corbett Avenue, died Friday at Johnston Memorial Hospital.

Mr. Watkins is survived by his wife, Ruth Finch Watkins; one daughter, Helen W. Newsome of Selma; two sons, Ransome Watkins of Pine Level and David Watkins of Kenly; one sister, Elizabeth Jones of Goldsboro; one brother, Howard Watkins of Kenly, and one grandson, Adam Newsome.

A funeral service will be held today at 2 p.m. in the Coley Funeral Home Chapel. The Rev. Melvin Narron and the Rev. Kenneth Weaver will officiate. Burial will follow in the Kenly Cemetery.


Published in Obituaries on August 29, 2004 9:26 AM