Violet Hester (Holcombe) Watson
January 7, 2021
Violet Hester (Holcombe) Watson, 91 of Shawnee, OK, died Thursday, Dec. 31, 2020, in a local nursing center. Born March 30, 1929, to Rupert and Fannie Holcombe in San Jon, New Mexico, she graduated from McLoud High School and was a homemaker and childcare giver and taught Sunday School Class for the 2-3 years old for many years. She married Ivory Gene Watson on August 1, 1948. She was a member of The Shawnee First Church of the Nazarene. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Ivory Watson; brother Colbert Holcombe; sisters Mary Ruth Wiegert and Ilene Crane.
She is survived by sister AnaBea Calvert; daughters Della and Floyd Styers and Dawna and Charles Hamm; grandchidren Heather and Bruce Roton, Gene and Jess Thompson, Chad and Kelly Hamm, Amber and Shaun Whiteside; great-grandchildren Garrett Skinner, Dillon Skinner, Kylaus Thompson, Bryceson Thompson, Bailey and Tristen Juber, Caleb Hamm and Alex Whiteside; many nieces, nephews and friends.
Private Services are being held under the direction of Walker Funeral Service.