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Lula Watkins

December 4, 1927 — March 29, 2022

Forest, MS

Lula Mae Watkins or "Boots" gained her wings March 29, 2022 at the age of 94. Visitation will be held on Sat. April 2, 2022 from 11am-1:45pm at Ott & Lee Funeral Home in Forest, MS. Funeral Services are 2pm on Sat. April 2, 2022 at the Ott & Lee Funeral Home Chapel in Forest, MS with burial to follow in the Pine Ridge Cemetery in Lawrence, MS.

She was a loving Christian woman. She loved her family and friends with all her heart. She had a heart of gold. Her passion including spending time with her family, friends, going to church, and cooking. Lula Mae was a member of Pine Ridge Baptist Church in Lawrence, MS.

Survivors include her children, Joe Watkins of Lawrence, MS, Buddy (Eva) Watkins of Lawrence, MS and Jimmy Watkins of Philadelphia, MS; sister, Jack Pinson; grandchildren, Billy Joe Watkins, Tonya Watkins Orr, Josh Richardson, Tiffany Watkins Morrison, Jennifer Watkins Baldwin, Crystal Watkins Collins, Greg Watkins, Big Billy Watkins, Lori McMullan, Teresa White and Connie Ware; 23 great grandchildren and 9 great great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband, Charlie Watkins; parents, Algie and Pearl Gibbs Hollingsworth and her siblings, Marzell Patterson, Annie Richardson, Ottis Hollingsworth and Marsha Hollingsworth.

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Visitation

Saturday, April 2, 2022

11:00am - 1:45 pm (Central time)

Ott & Lee Funeral Home - Forest

295 E 1st St, Forest, MS 39074

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Funeral Service

Saturday, April 2, 2022

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

Ott & Lee Funeral Home - Forest

295 E 1st St, Forest, MS 39074

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