William Anthony “Tony” Watkins – Obituary

By  | March 14, 2018 | Filed under: Morrison Funeral Home, Obituaries

William Anthony “Tony” Watkins departed from this earth March 12, 2018. His visitation will be Wednesday, March 14th from 11:00 am until 1:00 pm at Morrison Funeral Home, Central Heights. His service will immediately follow in the funeral home chapel at 1:00 pm with Larry Burbank and Billy Warren officiating. Burial will follow in Watkins Family Cemetery.

Tony was well known in the Central community and rarely met a stranger. He had a one of a kind grin and sense of humor. He loved the outdoors and animals along with Alabama football.

Tony was preceded in death by his father, Pete Watkins; grandparents, Homer and Velma Watkins, as well as J.E. and Erma Burbank.

He is survived by his daughter, Tiffany Watkins; granddaughters, Makayla and Rylee; mother, Tonda Tyon; step father, Greg Tyon; sister, Robin Vaughn; brother, Bradley Rickard; nieces, Candace Watkins and Erica Vaughn; his dog, Jessie; and other relatives and a host of friends.

Pallbearers will be Tim Parr, Mike Burbank, Shane Haddock, Ben Watkins, Nick Watkins, and Brian Watkins.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Skip The Drive Service One Dynamic Staffing Singing River Dentistry
306 Barbecue Champy's OTR Ichiban
Designers Graphics

The Quad-Cities Daily