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Diann Watson


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Posted Online: March 23, 2013, 7:33 pm
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Diann Watson, 48, of Davenport, died Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at her home.
Services are noon Wednesday, March 27, at Harvest Time Family Worship Center, Davenport, with visitation 11 a.m. to services. Burial is at Pine Hill Cemetery, Davenport. Weerts, Davenport, is handling arrangements.
She was born in 1965, in Widener, Ark., to Guy Watson Sr. and Louise Blanton.
Surviving are her children, Ityleonia, Jayme, Imunique; sisters, Zettie Head, Mary Watson, Katherine Hearn, Brenda Watt; brothers, Guy Jr., Sylvester, Henry, Milton.














 



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