EDMONTON – Robert Lane Watson, age 84, passed away Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at his home. He was the son of the late Henry and Amanda Sandidge Watson. Lane was a retired foreman from Farmers Rural Electric and a United States Army Veteran.
He is survived by his wife, Laverne Gassaway Watson; one daughter, Roberta (Mike) Pedigo of Edmonton; two grandsons, Seth (Billie Jo) Pedigo, and Nicholas Pedigo all of Edmonton; one granddaughter, Sarah Pedigo of Edmonton; two great-grandchildren, Brynlee, and Scout Pedigo. Two sisters also survive Helen Puckett, and Sylvia Voakes of Bowling Green.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers and one sister. Orville Watson, Rondal Watson, and Barbara Barton.
Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m. Saturday, June 15, 2019, at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton with burial in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m. and after 9:00 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.