The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)


July 26, 2013

Service for Frances Watts is Saturday

Friday, July 26, 2013 — Frances Sasser Watts, 82 years of age, of Midland, N.C., passed away Tuesday, July 23, 2013, at Levine-Dickson Hospice House in Charlotte.

Frances was born March 25, 1931, in Union County to the late Cullen Joseph Sasser and the late Bertie Long Sasser.

The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. Friday, July 26, 2013, at Hartsell Funeral Home in Midland.

The funeral service will be Saturday, July 27, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Christ Baptist Church in Indian Trail officiated by Rev. Stephen Hicks, Dr. Lynn Sasser and Dr. Terrell Watts. Burial will follow at Sunset Memory Gardens, 8901 Lawyers Road, Charlotte.

Survivors include two sons, Joel Adrian Watts of Charlotte, N.C. and Dr. David Terrell Watts and wife Janice of Midland, N.C.; two grandsons, Matthew David Watts of Charlotte and David Wesley Watts of Midland; two granddaughters, Sarah and husband Matthew Hartsell of Oakboro, N.C. and Melodie and husband Scott Marcus of Stanfield, N.C.

Memorials may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care, Charlotte Region, 1420 E. Seventh St., Charlotte, NC 28204.

Hartsell Funeral Home is serving the Watts family.

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