Mr. Harold Frank Watts

Published 6:42 pm Friday, July 6, 2018

Mr. Harold Frank Watts, 88, of LaGrange, made his heavenly trip July 5, 2018. Mr. Watts was born April 5, 1930, to the late Lonnie Franklin Watts and Annie Lillian Langford Watts. He was a loving, devoted husband for 62 years to Joy Dean Hicks Watts and a loving father, grandfather and great-grandfather.

Following in his father’s footsteps, Mr. Watts was a member of the Masonic Elm City Lodge #544 for over 60 years. After retiring from Milliken he worked for the City of LaGrange water department.

Survivors include sons, James Michael Sprayberry (Julie) of Huntsville; Larry Watts (Monika) of Seattle; Ronnie G. Watts (Judy) of Panama City; daughter, Cheryl Watts Butler (Lowell) of LaGrange; grandchildren,  R. Keith Jones, Atlanta; Jeremy Butler (Star) LaGrange; Jay Watts (Natalie), Justin Watts (fiancé Jennifer) all of Cartersville, and Anna Caroline Watts of LaGrange;  great-grandchildren, Kevin Bailey Jones and Levi Jones; Chaple Butler and Bentlie Cole-Butler; Jonah and Jackson Watts.

In addition to his wife and parents, Mr. Watts was predeceased by his son, Johnny Frank Watts; grandchildren Mary Elizabeth Watts and Kevin Lee Jones; brother Eddie Earl Watts.

Mr. Watts was a faithful member of Baptist Tabernacle on South Davis Road. Visitation for Mr. Watts will be held Sunday, July 8, 2018, from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. at Baptist Tabernacle. Service will follow visitation at 3 p.m. with the Rev. Jimmy McMillian officiating. Higgins LaGrange Chapel is in charge of arrangements. (706) 884-7117