Athens Review, Athens, Texas

October 16, 2012

Don Watt


The Athens Review

Athens — MANSFIELD -- Don Watt, 66, passed away Sunday, Oct.  14, 2012.

Service: 10 a.m., Wednesday at Blessing Funeral Home. Interment: 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at Oaklawn Memorial Park in Athens. Visitation: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday at Blessing.

Don was born Nov. 10, 1945 in Orange. He was a teacher and coach in Wills Point, Elgin, Trinidad, DeSoto and Mansfield. He also enjoyed researching his Scottish Roots, and attending highland games.

Don was preceded in death by his mother, Frances Ealy Watt, father, Jack Watt, stepmother, Nancy Watt and brother Tommy Watt.

Survivors: Include his wife of 44 years, Sarahlyn Gross Watt; son Jarrel (Annette) Watt of Jacksonville, Fla.; daughter, Jacey Matson (Randy) of Houston; granddaughters, Jenna and Melissa Watt; sister, Becky Watt of Irving and numerous nieces and nephews.

Blessing Funeral Home, Mansfield, 817-473-1555.