Jimmy Watson, age 77, of Arkadelphia, died Sunday June 16, 2013 in Arkadelphia. He was born February 20, 1936 in Leitchfield, Kentucky the son of the late Ernest and Cora Hack Watson. Jimmy was a retired machinist for Anchor Glass Co. in Streator, Illinois.
Survivors are his wife of forty-six years, Judith Watson; one son, James David Watson of Alabama; step-children, Lisa Odd of Canada, Michael Holland and Scott Holland both of Streator, Illinois; one brother, Don Decker of Virginia Beach, Virginia; a number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
No local services are planned.