Mrs. Helen Pope Watts, 70, of Blountstown, FL, passed away Thursday, September 8, 2011, in Blountstown.
Helen was born on October 2, 1940, in Calhoun County and had lived here all of her life. She was a homemaker and a member of the Abe Springs Baptist Church in the Abe Springs Community.
Helen was preceded in death by her husband, E.T. Watts, and two sons, Joe Watts and Walter Watts.
Survivors include one son, Tom Watts, and his wife, Fran, of Blountstown; one daughter, Jennifer Stewart, and her husband, Jim, of Blountstown; one brother, James Pope, and his wife, Ann, of Dublin, GA; two sisters, Clarice Hall and her husband, Bill, of Florence, SC, and Rita Pope of Blountstown; four grandchildren, Kimberly Silcox and her husband, Cory, Josh Watts, T.J. Watts and Gina Stewart; and one great-granddaughter, Addyson Silcox.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, September 10, at 11 am (CDT) at the Abe Springs Baptist Church with Reverend Allen Pitts officiating. Interment will follow in the Abe Springs Cemetery. The family will receive friends Saturday, September 10, from 10 am (CDT) until service time at 11 am at the Abe Springs Baptist Church.
All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 674-2266).