Betty Jane Wood Watts

Betty Jane Wood Watts

Betty Jane Wood Watts, 86, of North Wilkesboro passed away Sunday, Aug. 8, 2021, at Forsyth Medical Center.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2021, at Round Mountain Baptist Church with Rev. Roger Jennings officiating. The casket will lie-in-state from 1-2 p.m. prior to the service at the church. Burial will be in Mountlawn Memorial Park. There will be a public viewing from 2-6 p.m. Tuesday evening at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home and from 8 a.m. to noon Wednesday at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home.

Mrs. Watts was born Sept, 6, 1934, in Wilkes County to Onley and Annie Taylor Wood. She was a born again Christian of the Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Charlie Smith Watts Jr; a son: Tommy Watts; a great-grandson, Timothy Bowers; and a great-granddaughter, Leah Rose Caudle.

She is survived by two daughters; Kathy Wingler and husband, Doug, of North Wilkesboro; Rose Staley and husband, Dennis, of Roaring River; six grandchildren, Adam Bowers, Rebekah Caudle, Rosanna Teal, Amy Bowers, Zane Staley and Katrina Barker; seven great-grandchildren, Brooke Brown, Gracie Bowers, Dylan Hogue, Ayden Bowers, Tate Bowers, Aaron Caudle, Maggie Teal; a great-great grandson, River Brown, a daughter-in-law; Paula Watts of Elkin, a brother-in-law; Howard Watts of Bull Head City, AZ.

Flowers will be accepted.

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