Maxine Bullard Watson

Monday, January 27, 2014

Maxine Bullard Watson, 96, of Tyronza died Jan. 20, 2014 at Methodist Germantown Hospital.

Mrs. Watson was a member of the Tyronza First Baptist Church and a retired grocery store operator. She was preceded in death by her parents Thompson Andrew Bullard and Nora Frances Chandler Bullard; husbands, Luther H. King and Edwin Watson; son, Larry E. King; daughter, Peggy Sue Grissom; brothers, Johnnie Bullard, Lester Bullard, Eugene "Blackie" Bullard; and sisters Louise Swan, Mary Frances Ashley.

She is survived by a daughter Patricia King Cantrell of Brentwood, Tenn; a son, Bobby King (Dianne) of Bartlett, Tenn; grandchildren Valerie Wilson, Vickie Bonifield, Bryan Grissom Christi Patton and Shelley King; great grandchildren, Ashley Bonifield, David Grissom Sarah West-Brown and Nicole Wilson, Alex Patton, Emily Patton, Jessica Rampke; and a great-great grandchild Morgan Rampke.

Funeral services were Jan. 23 at the Tyronza First Baptist Church followed by burial in the Tyronza Cemetery.

Services were by Roller-Citizens Funeral Home of West Memphis.

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