Obituary of Jesse Reid Watts
Jesse Reid Watts, 87, of Siler City died Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at UNC Hospice, Pittsboro.
Mr. Watts was born in Richmond, Virginia on August 8, 1931 the son of Harold Watts, Sr. and Olive (Privette) Watts. Jesse was a member of the First Baptist Church of Siler City where he taught the Young People Sunday School Class and was a former member of the Siler City Jaycees. He was a graduate of East Carolina University and a retired contactor in home construction.
Jesse is survived by his wife of 60 years: Patricia (Harris) Watts; two daughters: Debra W. Yamrose and husband, Scott, Angie Watts; one son: Steve Watts and wife, Sherry; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two brothers and two sisters.
.A graveside service will be held Friday, April 12, 2019 at 2:00 PM at Oakwood Cemetery, Siler City with Rev. Tony Capehart officiating.
Smith & Buckner Funeral Home is assisting the family.
Online condolences may be made at www.pughfuneralhome.com.