Lyles Funeral Home: Obituaries

Lyles Funeral Home

Idell Jean Watson Idell Jean Watson
(August 11, 1923 - April 9, 2013)

Mrs. Idell Jean Campbell- Watson, 89, of Texarkana, Arkansas died Tuesday, April 9, 2013 in a local hospital.

Mrs. Watson was born August 11, 1923 in Little Rock, AR.  She was a retired educator in the Texarkana Independent  School District; member of  St. James AME Church where she song in the Choir; member of the Las Amigas Club and Zeta Phi  Beta Sorority.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Earl Watson and one daughter, Barbara Campbell-Daniels.
Survivors includes one grandson, Michael L. Daniels of Fayetteville, NC; two granddaughters, Michele L. Daniels-Dixon of Texarkana, TX and Jamell W. Daniels of Dallas, TX; one son-in-law, James W. Daniels of Texarkana, TX; two great-grandaughters, Jada Turner of Dallas, TX and Campbell Dixon of Texarkana, TX and a number of relatives.

Closed casket services will be Saturday, 1:00 P.M. at the Oak Street Baptist Church with the Rev. L.B. George officiating.  Burial will be in East Memorial Garden under directions of Lyles Funeral Home, Inc.

Visitation hours will be Friday at the funeral home from 5:00-7:00 P.M.
Viewing will be Saturday at the church from 12:00 noon-1:00 p.m.

The family will be at 1401 Palm Dr., Texarkana, TX.