David "Foo-Man" Kimley Watkins
May 1, 1947 – December 29, 2020
David Kimley Watkins, a.k.a. "Foo-Man", age 73, of Blaine, TN passed away December 30, 2020. He served his country proudly during the Vietnam War from 1966 until 1969. David was a Purple Heart recipient. He grew up riding horses and also rode them in the calvery while in the Army. Foo-Man had a great love for animals, big and small. He left behind his beloved 12 year old Jack Russell Terrier, "Doobie". He always had a dog. After he recovered from the injuries her sustained in Vietnam, he worked as a professional house painter.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Mary Mildred Watt Watkins; father, Harry Gilmore Watkins; sister, Mariam V. Odle, all of Knoxville.
He leaves behind his beloved one and only child, Jennifer L. Watkins of Charleston, SC.
The family invites friends to share fond memories and sign the online guestbook at www.sherwoodchapel.com