Maureen Watson age 77 of Santa Anna, Texas passed from this life on Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 5:37 am at her residence in Santa Anna.
Services will be Wednesday at 2:00 pm at the First Baptist Church with Rev. Daniel Johnson officiating. Interment will follow at the Santa Anna Cemetery with services under the direction of Henderson Funeral Home of Santa Anna. The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 5:00 till 6:30 pm at Henderson Funeral Home.
She was born Maureen Drake on August 29, 1936 in Coleman, Texas to the late Elzie B. “Buck’ and Ila Leola Robinson Drake. She was raised in Santa Anna where she attended and graduated from Santa Anna High School. Maureen continued her education at Madison College Nursing School of Tennessee receiving her RN and was in “Who’s Who in American University and College” in 1957-58. On February 14, 1964 she married Clyde Nolan Watson in Andrews, Texas. Clyde preceded her in death in 1984. Maureen was a resident of Kermit while teaching RN and LVN students at Odessa College for 18 years was a member of the Eleventh Hour Apostolic Church of Kermit. She returned to live in Santa Anna in 1993 and worked as a registered nurse with Hendricks Medical Center.
Randy & wife Candy Watson of Wylie, Texas
Wesley & wife Tessa Watson of Santa Rosa, California
Delma Blair of Santa Anna, Texas
Sherry Burleson of Clyde, Texas
Patsy Drake of Santa Anna, Texas
Milton Drake of Odessa, Texas
David Drake of Brownwood, Texas
Robby Drake of Brazoria, Texas
Eric Watson, Kristen Watson, Brittani Watson & Bryce Watson
Several Nieces and Nephews
Bryce Watson, Eric Watson, Lance Burleson, Bryan Burleson
Chris Allen, Rodney Johnson, Scott Drake, Joey Drake
Brittani Watson, Denise Montgomery, Tiffany Burleson,
Sherryann Jones, Jeremy Drake
Memorials (donations) may be made for their outstanding loving care
To Mom and our families to Hospice of Abilene
1682 Hickory Abilene, TX 79602
Henderson Funeral Homes