3/19/2020 7:12:00 PM Mary Frances Watts June 20, 1945 - March 17, 2020
CLAREMONT - Mary Frances Watts, 74, of Claremont passed away on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at Carolina Caring in Newton.
She was born June 20, 1945 in Catawba County to the late Claude Floyd Watts and Frances Deal Watts. Mary was a member of Bethlehem United Methodist Church in Claremont and the United Methodist Women. She enjoyed spending time with her family, bowling and traveling.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her life-long partner, Dwight “Doby” Feimster; brothers, Claude “Dick” Watts, Tony Watts and William “Bud” Watts; niece, Kim Williams.
Those left to cherish her memory are sister Cynthia Watts Ross and husband Chris of Morganton; special friend Nancy Cook of Claremont; cousin Ruth Walz of Claremont; nieces Tina Osteen, Miriam Chapman, Natalie Mull, Fran Fredell, Amber Fish and Rebecca Shuping; nephews Rick Watts, Tony Williams, Joey Williams, David Watts, Kyle Watts and Christopher Ross; numerous great-nieces and great-nephews who were the love of her life.
A memorial service to celebrate Mary’s life will be held at Bethlehem United Methodist Church in Claremont and will be announced at a later date.
Memorials may be made to Bethlehem United Methodist Women, 3214 Catawba St., Claremont, NC 28610 or American Cancer Society, ℅ Relay for Life of Catawba County, 1901 Brunswick Ave. #100, Charlotte, NC 28207.
Condolences may be sent to the Watts family at www.bennettfuneralservice.com.
Bennett Funeral Service of Newton, N.C. is serving the Watts family.