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Donald Ray Watson

April 22, 1956 ~ February 8, 2020 (age 63)

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Donald (Don) Watson passed away on February 8, 2020 at the Kindred Hospital in Houston.

Don Watson was born on April 22, 1956 along with his twin brother Ron Watson in Kansas City, Mo. He graduated in 1978 with a degree in Graphic Arts and Technologies from Central Missouri State University and was president of his fraternity, Delta Upsilon. 

Don worked several years as an Area Sales Manager in the printing industry before he worked as a Dealer Manager for Cook Portable Warehouse until his untimely passing.

Don was preceded in death by his parents James & Robelle Watson.  He is survived by his wife, Paulette Watson; his brothers and their wives, Jimmie & Dianne Watson, Ron & Shellie Watson, David (Dave) & Patty Watson, Robert (Bob) & Pamela Watson; and his sister and husband, Jeannie & Jeffery (Jeff) Knoblauch.  He is also survived by many nieces & nephews and great nieces & nephews.

When he moved to Houston in 2002, he became a fan of the Astros and Texans.  He also enjoyed playing the Texas lottery & going casino gambling in Lake Charles. He also enjoyed reading, golfing and trying out new recipes.

Don, you are loved and will be greatly missed.

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Celebration of Life Memorial Service
February 16, 2020

10:00 AM
Cypress-Fairbanks Funeral Home
9926 Jones Road
Houston, TX 77065

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