Phyllis Karen Reese Watson died at Seven Springs Health and Rehab in Heber Springs on January 4, 2013. Born in Monette on January 15, 1947, she was 65. She was the daughter of Joe Reese and Mary Faye Cates Reese.
She is survived by two sons, Lincoln Watson of Alabama and Dusty Watson of Florida; three sisters, Pat Hale of Pangburn, Jessie Ladner of Dublin, Calif. and Betty Free of Searcy; two brothers, Jimmy Reese of American Canyon, Calif. and Carl Cates of Gazelle, Calif. besides other relatives and many friends.
A memorial service will be held on January 8 in Henderson Cemetery in Pangburn at 2 p.m.