Floyd Keith Watson

Floyd Keith Watson

Springfield – Floyd Keith Watson, 58, of Virden,  IL, passed away on Saturday, March 30, 2019 atSt. John’s Hospital, Springfield, IL with his loving family at his side.

Floyd was born January 2, 1961 in Marion, Kentucky, the son of Kenneth Floyd and Bonnie Jean Wright Watson. He married Catherine Dean on February 13, 1981 in Staunton, VA.

Floyd adored his precious grandchildren: Alexandra Jean, Abigail Grace, and Emma Catherine. He loved music, classic cars, and motorcycles but most of all he loved spending time with his family.  He was a coalminer at Crown III mine.

Surviving Floyd are his parents, Kenneth Floyd and Bonnie Jean (Wright) Watson, his son, Zebediah (Kendal) Watson of Girard, IL and a daughter Jessica Watson of Springfield, IL brother, Jason Watson of Girard, IL and two sisters, Connie (Amy) Watson of Springfield, IL and Mary Lynn (Derek) Manning of West Frankfort, IL, three grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his grandparents.

Cremation rites have been accorded by Calvert & Ferry Funeral Home, Virden, IL. A Celebration of Life gathering will be held at a later date. There was a private family visitation and burial ceremony. Please visit www.calvert-ferryfuneralhomes.comto leave a comment for the family.

14 thoughts on “Floyd Keith Watson

  1. So sorry for your loss. God bless each and every one of you. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Iris Milligan Gowan

  2. Cathy, may God hold you and your family close during this sorrowful time, we love you. Richard Bright and Judy gum.

  3. To my long-time co-worker Cathy, you have my deepest sympathy during this time of loss and grief. I only met Keith once and he was on his motorcycle. I always
    felt you had a special bond to each other and had a happy life. My thoughts are
    with you and Zeb and Jessica.

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