Funeral services for Victor Norman Watson, age 64, of Frisco, formally of Sulphur Springs, will be held at 11:00a.m., Thursday, February 6, 2020 at Morning Chapel Missionary Baptist Church. Interment will follow at East Caney Cemetery. There will be no formal visitation. Victor departed this life on Wednesday, January 29th at 11:00p.m. at Sulphur Springs Health and Rehabilitation Center.
Victor was the second child born to Gyeula (Askew) and Tommy Levy Watson on June 26, 1955. Victor grew up in Sulphur Springs and spent his formative years on East Ross Street and created a bond with the families that lasted a lifetime. He received his elementary education in Commerce ISD where his parents taught. He graduated from Mineola High School, Mineola, TX. Victor attended Kilgore Junior College and graduated from ETSU now TAMU Commerce with a degree in Business Administration. He began his work career with Southwestern Bell (now AT&T) and retired in 2010 after 31 years of service. Victor accepted the Lord Jesus Christ as his personal savior in August of 2017 and is now with his family in heaven. Victor leaves to cherish his memory two aunts, Julia Askew Huff, and Jackie Askew (Michael) Hubbard, two first cousins, an especially close and caring cousin, Patricia Harrison Cooper and numerous other cousins, family and friends. Victor was preceded in death by his parents, brother, Francis Dean (Danny) Watson and both maternal and paternal grandparents.
Arrangements are under the direction of West Oaks Funeral Home. www.westoaksfuneralhome.com