Fleeta Arlone Watson Edmiston, 90, of Lenoir City, passed away Saturday, October 3, 2015 at a hospital in Lenoir City, TN. She was a loving mother and was of the Baptist faith.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert Howard Beech and Nena Laura Lamb Beech; husbands, Roy William Watson and Ralph Edwin Edmiston; four sons, Earl Wayne Watson, Louis Ray Watson, Cecil Allen Watson, and Roy William “Bill” Watson, Jr.; brothers, Frank Beech and Valmond Beech; and sister, Virginia Phillips
She is survived by ten children, James Robert Watson of Martin, GA, Mary “Darleen” Conley of Chattanooga, Virgil Aaron Watson of Sanford, NC; Charles Howard Watson, Carey Steven Watson, Kenneth Ray Watson, Carl Edward Watson, and Robert Gardiner Watson, all of Cleveland, Hazel Lenoir Stafford and Alisa Nenatte Helton, both of Lenoir City; and also surviving are numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, and several great-great grandchildren; and also her canine companion, \"Little Red\".
A funeral service will be conducted at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, October 7, 2015, in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home. Interment will follow at the Chattanooga National Cemetery. A white dove release ceremony will conclude the service.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 6, 2015, at the funeral home.
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 6, 2015, at the funeral home.
12:30 p.m. Wednesday, October 7, 2015, in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home.