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Virgie Sartin Watts

Graveside services for Virgie Sartin Watts were at New Prospect Baptist Church Cemetery near Brookhaven. Pallbearers were Corey Watts, Devon Stanley, Mike Biglane, Robbie Biglane and Ricky Johnston. Laird Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Watts, 94, of Missouri City, Texas and formerly of Natchez, died Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015, at First Colony Health and Rehab in Missouri City, Texas. She was born Sept. 3, 1921 to John Robert Sartin and Jessie Boone Sartin in Gloster.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Leroy “Tip” Watts; four brothers, J.L., Paul, Elmo and Robert Sartin; and four sisters, Helen Sample, Geneva Daquilla, Claudine White and Maxine Biglane.

Survivors include her two sons, Tom Fore of Houston, Texas and Keith Watts and his wife, Marie, of Missouri City, Texas; five grandchildren, Care Fore, Hope Fore, Corey Watts and his wife, Jennifer, Ashley Watts and Taylor Watts; and three great-grandchildren, Devon Stanley, Zoey Dare Wigginton, and Brayden Watts.

Online condolences may be sent to lairdfh.com.