Irma Leal Watts (Grandma Watts), formerly of Palestine and Brazoria, TX, has entered into eternal peace, at home, surrounded by her loving family, on May 16, 2017. She was born on July 31, 1929 to Adela and Luciano Leal in Harlingen, TX.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband: Joe Mac Watts, one sister and three brothers.
She is survived by her children: Rudy Martinez and wife Idalia of Sugarland, TX, Blanca Lara and husband Kenneth Smith of Montalba, TX, Leticia Mares and husband Santos of Hondo, TX, Patricia Hernandez of San Antonio, TX, Priscilla Goodner and Husband Joe Porrini of Lakehills, TX, Darryl Goodner and wife Joan of Dublin, GA; grandchildren: Gilbert Ray Hernandez, Lea Martinez, April Reyna, Louis Lara and wife Tracy, Aricelli Lyon and Husband Kent, Leslie Hernandez and husband Cruz, Mitchell Hernandez and wife Michele, Rudy Lara and wife Ariel; 19 great grandchildren and 4 great great grandchildren.
She enjoyed sewing, gardening, bingo, and card games.
Her devotion and mentorship was the foundation of our family. Her constant good example always taught us right from wrong; markers for our pathway to last our whole life long.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Muse Missionary Baptist Church located at 275 County Rd 1219, Grapeland (Slocum), TX 75844 off Hwy 294.
Published on May 17, 2017