November 7, 1944 ~ December 22, 2022 (age 78) 78 Years Old


Rogersville:  Judy Arlene Watkins, age 78, of Rogersville, passed away Thursday, December 22, 2022, at Ballad Health Hawkins County Memorial Hospital after a brief illness.  She was preceded in death by parents, Delmer and Ruth Wolfe McGinnis, son Mark Allen Watkins, sister Linda McGinnis, brother Donald McGinnis, and brother-in-law Glyn Watkins.

Survivors include her husband of 63 years Bill Watkins, daughter Dianne Hageman (Jim)of Rogersville, son Phillip Watkins of Rogersville, grandchildren, Tenecia Lancaster, Beth Turley, Katy Stanton, Ethan Watkins, Cody Watkins,  two step-grandchildren, Amy Kenner ( Aaron) and Justin Hageman (Lindsey), 5 great-grandchildren, 4 step-great-grandchildren, sister, Joy Drinnon, brother Danny McGinnis, brother-in-law Lynn Watkins, several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday, December 26,2022, at Broome Funeral Home.

Funeral service will be conducted 6:30 p.m. Monday, December 26, 2022, in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Doug Seymore and Jim Hageman officiating.

Graveside service will be 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, December 27, 2022, at Highland Cemetery.

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