Obituary for Geraldine Watts
Gerri Watts, 70, of Salem, joined her parents, Jessie and Zelma Watson, in Heaven on Tuesday, October 11, 2016.
Gerri was exceptionally loving and giving. She had a huge heart, and loving others is what made her happy. She was a devoted mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She will be deeply missed.
Family left to cherish her memory include her children, Linda Thompson and husband Johnny, Paul Watts and wife Jessica, and Julie Saunders and husband Brian; their father, George Watts; grandchildren, Andrew, Corey, and Callie Thompson, Colby, Urijah, and Gabriel Watts, and Jessica Barlow, Jennifer McPherson, and Brandon Saunders; and great-grandchildren, Kate and Declan Barlow.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, October 16, 2016 from 6 until 8 pm at John M. Oakey & Son Funeral Home in Salem. A memorial service to honor Gerri’s life will be held on Monday, October 17, 2016 at 1 pm in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Mike Lauridsen officiating. Online condolences may be expressed at www.johnmoakey.com. Arrangements by John M. Oakey & Son Funeral Home in Salem, 540-389-5441.