Larry Lee Watson, age 68, died Monday, Nov. 21, 2016. He was born Nov. 22, 1947 in Greenfield, Oklahoma to Robert H. and Lucille (Walker) Watson. He was a 1966 graduate of Greenfield High School and then attended Okmulgee Tech. In 1967, Larry was drafted into the United States Army and served during Vietnam.
After the military he graduated with a degree in diesel mechanics. He moved to Piedmont in 1980. He was a firefighter with the Oklahoma City Fire Department for 27 years, retiring in 1997. He loved antique tractors and cars.
Larry was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Annabell, son Timothy and wife Shelly, two daughters: Jennifer Watson and Nancy Watson-Ellis, three grandchildren: Brittany, Morgan and Jada, as well as brothers: Norman, Earnest, William, Phil and Gary, and sisters: Vera, Katherine, Barbara, Delma, June and Diane.
Services were Nov. 26 at the Piedmont 1st United Methodist Church with burial to follow in the Kansas Cemetery, Piedmont. Online condolences may be made to www.groves-mcneilfuneral.com.