OBITUARY

Malinda Margaret Watson

February 13, 1921December 2, 2012

Malinda Watson, 91, passed away at a local hospital surrounded by family on Dec. 2, 2012. Funeral services will be 10 am, Wed. Dec. 5, 2012 at Trinity at Badger Ranch with the Rev. James Menke officiating. Interment will follow at Waco Memorial Park. Visitation with the family will be 6pm-8pm Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012 at Connally Compton Funeral Directors. Malinda was born Feb. 13, 1921 to Rosie (Hruska) and Henry Albrecht in Lyons, Texas. She grew up in the Clifton area and after her marriage to Allie Watson on Oct. 16, 1944, they settled in Waco. She was a homemaker taking care of her family and in her later years she worked with the Braille program at Trinity Lutheran Church. She is preceded in death by her husband Allie W. Watson; brothers, Leo, Raymond, and Alton and granddaughter, Elizabeth Mitchell McCullough. Survivors include daughters Beverly Schlemmer and husband James and Linda Mitchell and husband Randy; son, Kenneth Watson and wife Patsy; grandchildren, Kimberly Barker and husband Rob, Kristie Walsh and husband Lee, and Jonathan Mitchell; great-grandchildren Katherine McCullough, Dustin McCullough, Tyler Barker, and Reagan Walsh; sisters, Lillie Bernhardt of Clifton and Marjorie Fulton and husband Herbert of Fort Worth; and numerous nieces and nephews. The family wishes to extend gratitude and appreciation to the staff of Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center and Clifton Lutheran Sunset Home. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Trinity at Badger Ranch, Clifton Lutheran Sunset Home, Susan G. Komen Foundation, or the charity of your choice.

Services

  • Visitation Tuesday, December 4, 2012
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, December 5, 2012
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Malinda Margaret Watson

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Kay Murdock

December 7, 2012

Beverly and family,
You are in my thoughts and prayers.

December 7, 2012

Dear Cousins,
Your loss is shared by my family, too. Aunt Malinda was a lovely lady and she and Uncle Tony were favorites of all of us. We do so wish that we could have attended the memorial service for her. You are in our thoughts and prayers, and we know that our Lord will keep you in His kind and loving care.
Much love, Barbara Hughes, Weatherford, TX Psa. 84:11,12

Jerri Sandlin

December 6, 2012

Linda and family my thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of loss. Know that your memories will only make you stronger.

December 5, 2012

Linda and family,I am so sorry for your loss.I will put ya in my thoughts and prayers.God Bless you.

Gail Kuehl

December 5, 2012

Linda and family--so sorry to hear about the passing of your mother. Thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

Gail Kuehl

December 5, 2012

Linda and family so sorry to hear about the passing of your mother. Thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

December 5, 2012

Linda and Beverly and family:
May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of your mom. She and my mom were good friends thru Trinity just like we girls were. Praying for Gods peace to you and and to the family.
In Christ/Freinds
Debbie Koester Skinner.

Vickie Kuehl-Shotwell

December 5, 2012

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

December 4, 2012

You'll Have our sympathy, in the passing of your Mother. She was a very sweet lady. Our prayer's are with you'll.

Monroe & Sandra Janke

December 4, 2012

I hope the wonderful memories you have of your Mother will be a comfort for you along with your strong faith. If I could send you each a hug I would. Love you all
Shirley Batson