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Sammy Ellis Watkins

April 27, 1950 ~ March 23, 2020 (age 69)


Mr. Sammy Ellis Watkins, 69, of the New Town Community, Calhoun, died Monday, March 23, 2020, in Redmond Regional Medical Center following complications from a stroke.

He was born on April 27, 1950 in Gordon County to the late Melvin Watkins and Anna Nicholson.

He is survived by his wife Evon Dorothy O’dell of 16 years; son and daughter-in-law, Jeremy and Jeannie Watkins; Daughter and son-in-law, Carrie and Daniel Garvey; grandchildren, Tanner Gallman and Adysen Garvey; brother, Denny Watkins; other relatives also survive.

He was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.

To honor Mr. Sammy’s wishes his body was cremated.

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