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OBITUARY: John Quincy Watkins Jr.

ROCKINGHAM — John Quincy Watkins Jr., 79, of Rockingham, entered eternal peace on Feb. 8, 2023.

Left to cherish his memories are two children, Omar F. Watkins of Charlotte and Edith Juanita (Glynn) Martin of Rockingham. He was a beloved grandfather to seven and great-grandfather to three.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, Feb. 15 from 1-5 p.m. at Nelson Funeral Home, Rockingham.


Additional visitation will be Thursday, Feb. 16, from 10-11 a.m. prior to the 11 a.m. service.

Services will be conducted at Mount Zion United Church of Christ, 986 Ledbetter Road, Rockingham. Interment will follow.

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