Annie Marie McCulley Watkins

Annie Marie McCulley Watkins, 88, of Pocahontas, passed away on Thursday, January 5, 2017. Annie was born on November 23, 1928, in Bokchito, Okla., to Edward and Minnie Vines McCulley. She was a member of the Elnora Baptist Church, in Pocahontas.

Annie is preceded in death by her parents; husband, William Orvil Watkins; sons, Manuel Horton, Leland Horton, and Kenny Heilman; brothers, Sam, Tom, Earnest, Johnny, Bobby, and Clifford McCulley; sisters, Evelyn Fults, and Beatrice McCulley; grandchildren, Charles Mitchell Jr., and Misty Barnett.

Annie is survived by her sons, James (Chong) Watkins of Jacksonville, and Larry Watkins of Wisconsin; daughters, June (Charles, Sr.) Mitchell of Pocahontas, Rene (Doug) Schmitz of Lindsay, Texas, Tammy Vasquez of Columbia, S.C., and Cindy Stalnaker of Columbia, S.C.; brothers, Robert (Shirley) McCulley of Texas, Jimmy (Penny) McCulley of Texas, and Jerry McCulley of Little Rock; grandchildren, Jimmy, Laura, Jenny, Johnny, Jess, Minnie, Manuel, Tina, Ame, Leslie, Sammy, Amy, June, Emily, Amber, and Jeremy; numerous great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.

Cremation has been chosen as the method of final disposition. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date.

All final arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Fears Family Funeral Home in Pocahontas.

The Star Herald


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