Mrs. Ellaree F. Watkins

Mrs. Ellaree F. Watkins, 84, of Ellijay, died Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016.

She was born July 14, 1931, in Fannin County to the late Oscar and Martha Shook Miller. She worked in the textile industry and was a member of Harmony Baptist Church.

She is preceded in death by husband, Morris Watkins; and son, Larry Watkins.

She is survived by children, Cindy Pless, of Cumming, Connie Reed, Dwayne Watkins, David Watkins, James Watkins, Mark Watkins and Matthew Watkins, all of Ellijay; 20 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; brother; Robert Miller, of Blue Ridge; several nieces and nephews.

  Funeral services were held at noon Monday, Feb. 8, from the chapel of Bernhardt Funeral Home with Dr. Milton Perry officiating. 

Music was by Tracie Pospicil.

Pallbearers were Matt Watkins, Dwayne Watkins, David Watkins, James Watkins, Mark Watkins and Joey Williams.

Interment was in the Underwood Cemetery.

Condolences can be made at bernhardtfh.com.

Bernhardt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Times Courier

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1076
Ellijay, GA. 30540

Phone: 706-635-4313
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