Obituary published Sept. 26, 2012 in The Mexico Ledger
Charlie F. Watts, 84, passed away Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at his home in Fishers, Ind. He was born in Mexico, Mo. on July 13, 1928 to the late John Thomas and Mattie (Davis) Watts. He had worked as a crane and loader operator for Irving Materials, Inc., retiring in 1992 after 37 years of work. He was also a 47-year member and a former Deacon at Fortville Christian Church. He also enjoyed camping at New Lisbon Campground and was a member of the Twilighters Camping Club and Capitol City Campers. He is survived by his son John Russell Watts of Fishers; daughter Cherlyn Dawn (Rodney) Harris of Noblesville; and grandchildren Anthony Charles and Jami Lee Harris. He was preceded in death by his wife Bonnie L. Watts; grandson Brandon J. Harris; and siblings Martha Avery, Joe Kelly Watts, John Thomas "J.T." Watts, and Hazel Beasley. Friends may call from 4-8 pm on Monday, October 1, 2012 at Seals Funeral Home, Fortville. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 11 am at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens, Fishers. Memorial contributions may be made to the Fortville Christian Church, 9450 N. 200 West, Fortville, IN 46040. Online condolences may be shared at www.sealsfuneral home.com.