Dorothy L. Watkins


Dorothy L. Watkins, 95, of Stuttgart passed away Thursday, May 13, 2021, at her daughter’s home in Pine Bluff.

Ms. Watkins was born Jan. 3, 1926, in the Brewer Bottoms community to Harrison Sr. and Blanche Watkins. She was a beautician for several years and she loved working in her flower beds at her home. She was a member of Grand Prairie Church.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Portia Wray Lewis; sisters, Ora Lee Inman, Cleda Hildebrand, Evelyn Aldridge, Florence Jeffreys and Lillie Brewer; and brothers, Harrison Watkins Jr., Bobby Watkins, Ralph Watkins and Steve Watkins.

Survivors are her daughter, Kandy Moore of Pine Bluff; brother, Harold Watkins of Sheridan; granddaughter, Anna Ayres of California; grandson, Chris Lewis of California; two great-granddaughters, Ashley Ayres and Jessica Harvey; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 1-2 p.m. Saturday with funeral services following at 2 p.m., both at Grand Prairie Church. Burial will be in Lone Tree Cemetery by Turpin Funeral Home of Stuttgart.

Her family has requested memorials be made to Grand Prairie Church, P.O. Box 728, Stuttgart, Ark. 723160; or First Baptist Church of Pine Bluff, 6501 S. Hazel St., Pine Bluff, Ark. 71603.

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1107 W 22nd Street
Stuttgart, AR
72160-6405

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