ORAN -- Junior O. Watkins, 61, died July 18, 2012, at his home.
Born Feb. 2, 1951, in Blytheville, Ark., to the late Oscar and Lillie Bowers Watkins, he worked at Florsheim Shoe Factory in Cape Girardeau.
On June 7, 1971, he married Connie Kaye Hilton, who preceded him in death on Oct. 29, 2011.
He was also preceded in death by one son, Michael Watkins; three brothers; and two sisters.
Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Danny and Tracy Watkins of Jackson; one daughter and son-in-law, Anita and James Mulcahy of Jackson; one brother, Donald Watkins of Oran; one sister, Pam Wefenstette of Oran; and four grandchildren.
Visitation is from 10-10:45 a.m. Friday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran.
Graveside services will follow at 11 a.m. in Forest Hills Memorial Gardens in Morley with the Rev. Larry Jackson officiating.
Online condolences may be made at www.amick-burnettfuneralchapels.com.