Leslie R. Watts (4-15-21) service 6-13-21


Leslie R. Watts, 70, of Adamsville, born October 1950, passed April 15.

He grew up in Morris Chapel, graduated from Sardis High School. He served in the U.S. Army and retired from Labor Local 159 as a supervisor.

Survived by his love of 33 years, Shirley Watts; sons, Casey Watts of Ramsey, Illinois, Jeremy Watts of Clermont, Florida, and Jessie Bodine of Adamsville; six grandchildren; sisters, Clara, Marilyn, Patricia, Shirley Watts Matlock, all of Morris Chapel, and Katy Shelby of Savannah; and brothers, Johnnie Watts of Morris Chapel and Richard Watts of Niantic, Illinois; several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by parents, Marvin and Annie Runnions Watts; and brother, Roy Watts.

A family memorial service will be held on Sunday, June 13, at 10 a.m., at Matlock Gardens, Morris Chapel with his son Casey officiating.