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John Clare Watson, Jr

August 16, 2011 — August 16, 2011

John Clare Watson, Jr

WATSON, JR., JOHN CLARE, 71 of Sebring, died August 16, 2011. John was a native of Sebring, graduate of Sebring High School, class of 1957. He attended Stetson University, St. Petersburg, FL. John joined the Highlands County Sheriffs Department in 1960 and served as a Bailiff retiring in December 2002 as a Sergeant He served in the United States Air Force in Greenland and June 1, 1962 he married Barbara Sue Sims his bride of 49 years. John was a founding member of Bible Fellowship and he enjoyed ranching and was a former member of Highlands County Cattlemens Association. The family wants to give a special thanks to Linda Quarles and Lee Lewellyn for their devotion to John. John is survived by his loving family, wife, Barbara Sue Watson; daughters, Sharon (Robert) Underwood, Murfreesboro, TN and Mary Beth (Paul) Przychocki; son, John (Gena) Watson all of Sebring; grandchildren, Zachary Frensley, Alexandria Frensley, John Underwood, Molly Underwood, Cody Reed Watson, Riley Beau Watson, Lacey Ann Watson, Meghan Williams, Stephen Williams, Ski Przychocki, Lisa Smiling, Tammy Przychocki, Thorsten Przychocki. Services will be 2:00 pm at Bible Fellowship Church, 3750 Hammock Road. The family will receive friends following the service. Memorials are requested to the WOW Fund at Bible Fellowship or Good Shepherd Hospice,

Condolences or Life Stories may be expressed in his Guestbook. Morris Funeral Chapel, Sebring, Fl.

Survived By

Barbara Sue Watson, Wife
Sharon (Robert) Underwood, Daughter
Mary Beth (Paul) Przychocki, Daughter
John (Gena) Watson, Son
Zachary Frensley, Grandson
Alexandria Frensley, Granddaughter
John Underwood, Grandson
Molly Underwood, Granddaughter
Cody Reed Watson, Grandson
Riley Beau Watson, Grandson
Lacey Ann Watson, Granddaughter
Meghan Williams, Granddaughter
Stephen Williams, Grandson
Ski Przychocki, Grandson
Lisa Smiling, Granddaughter
Tammy Przychocki, Granddaughter
Thorsten Przychocki, Grandson


Born In: Sebring, FL
Death: August 16, 2011
Place Of Death: Sebring, FL
Occupation: Highlands County Sheriffs
Department Bailiff
Organizations:Bible Fellowship
Highlands County Cattlemens Association


Services will be 2:00 pm
at Bible Fellowship Church,
3750 Hammock Road.
family receiving friends
following the service

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