Funeral services for Edward Charles Watson, 61, of Willis will be held on Thursday, February 10, 2005 at 10 a.m. in Cashner Colonial Chapel with Deacon Leo St. Aubin officiating. Graveside services will be at 12:00 noon in Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery on Friday, February 11, 2005. Visitation is scheduled for Wednesday, February 9, 2005 from 5 to 9 p.m. in Cashner Funeral Home.
Mr. Watson was born on November 6, 1943 in Beaumont, Texas and passed away on February 7, 2005 in Willis, Texas. He served his country in the U. S. Army. He worked for the Harris County Sheriff Department for 12 years and the Montgomery County Sheriff Department for 13 years. He was also a Mason for many years.
Edward is survived by his wife, Melanie Watson of Willis; sons, Glen Watson of Tomball and Jason Messer and wife Joey of Magnolia; daughters, Shawn Kretzschmar and husband Les of Magnolia, and Heather McCarthy and husband LeCellas of Spring; sister, Margaret Parker and husband Cleve of College Station; grandchildren, Corey Watson, Lucas Kretzschmar, Lance Kretzschmar, Broc Messer, and Elizabeth Messer. Numerous other relatives and friends also survive.