ROBERT DARRELL WATWOOD, age 69, of Red Oak Road, Summerville, Georgia passed away Thursday evening, October 12, 2018, at his residence following an illness. Born in Arab, Alabama to the late Dovard and Elizabeth Nicholson Watwood on November 3, 1948, He was a member of Pentecostal Worship Center and was retired from Georgia Rug Mill dye department. Mr. Watwood was preceded in death by a half-brother the late Miles Bates, a sister, Betty Watwood, and nephews, Dennis and John Watwood. He was an avid fisherman and was a strong fan of the Alabama Crimson Tide Football team.
Surviving are His wife, of 48 years, Marlene Bowling Watwood; brother, W. E. (Jean) Watwood of Gaylesville, Al.; sister, Patricia (R.L.) Steele of Cedarbluff, AL.; special niece, Denise Floyd; sisters-in-law, Shirley (Odis) Grogan, Brenda Martineau, Rebecca (Steve) Dyer, Dorothy (Andy) Hutchins; brother-in-law, Dwight (Wanda) Bowling; several Nieces and Nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, October 14th, at 3:00 P.M. from the J. D. Hill Memorial Chapel of Earle Rainwater Funeral Home with Pastor Andy Hutchins and Pastor Charles Izell officiating, interment in Summerville Cemetery. Active Pallbearers Odis Grogan, Jackie Watwood, Jeff Holcombe, Tim Abernathy, Dwight Bowling, Bryn Hutchins, Ty Hutchins, and Tommy McRae. The Family will receive friends Sunday from 12:00 noon until 3:00 P.M. at the Funeral Home. The Family request no food.
Earle Rainwater Funeral Home in charge of arrangements for Mr. Robert Darrell Watwood.