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Judy Ann Watson

KSAL StaffDecember 20, 2019

Judy Ann Watson, 68, of Salina, Kansas, passed away Thursday, December 19th, 2019.

Judy was born in Spartanburg, South Carolina on February 8, 1951, a daughter of the late Dorothy (Sherbert) and Edgar Martin.

Survivors include daughters, April Russell (Dewayne), of Salina, and Melissa Miller (Marty) of Georgetown, Kentucky; sons, Dale Gardner Jr. (Anya), of Port Richie, Florida, and Patrick Gardner (Jennifer) of Cummings, Georgia; sister, Jeannie Barker (Jimmy) of Seneca, South Carolina; brothers, Wayne Martin (Brenda) of Fayetteville, North Carolina, David Martin of Franklin, Tennessee, and Richard Martin (Teresa) of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

She is also survived by 13 grandchildren, Thristan (Kristin), Lexi (Zack), Callie (Gage), Lucian, Caleb, Aubrey, Preston, Logan, Landon, Kash, Brady, Mason, Abram; and six great grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Watson, and her sister, Susan Ponder.

Memorial service will be 6:00 pm, Saturday, December 21, 2019 at Heartland Worship Center, 118 S. 8th Street, Salina.

Memorial contributions may be made to Smoky Hill Rehabilitation Memorial Fund, 1007 Johnstown, Salina, Kansas 67401.

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