Mary Fae Watson, 89, of Richmond, died at 8:15 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2007, at Shirkey Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Richmond.
Mrs. Watson was born May 11, 1918 in Richmond, the daughter of Tom and Laura Etta (Wood) Watson, Jr. Mrs. Watson had worked for Higginsville Garment Company in Higginsville, until she retired in 1981. She was of the Christian Faith and had lived in Richmond most of her life.
Survivors include: several nieces and nephews; and several great and great-great nieces and nephews.
Her parents, two brothers, Tom Watson II and Joe Watson, and a nephew, Jimmy Watson, preceded her in death.
The family suggest memorial contributions be made to the American Diabetes Association.
Visitation will be Saturday, Dec. 29, 2007 from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Thurman Funeral Home in Richmond. Funeral services will follow the visitation at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be in the Sunny Slope Cemetery in Richmond.
Arrangements are under the direction of Thurman Funeral Home in Richmond.