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Tuesday April 21st, 2020

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Velma May Pyron Watkins

Velma May Pyron Watkins, 94, of Reidsville, NC, went home to be with Lord on April 18, 2020 at Hospice of Rockingham County. A private, invite only, graveside service will be held at Danville Memorial Gardens on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at 2:00 PM with Rev. Gary Loftis Officiating. Velma was born in Danville Virginia to the late Robert Howard and Elizabeth Wells Pyron. She was a faithful member of Pleasant View Assembly Of God and retired after many years of service from Burlington Industries. Velma gardened and enjoyed spending time working in her flowers but most of all she loved her family. She will be greatly missed. Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband Daniel Watkins; son, Wayne Watkins; grandson, Steven McCann; granddaughter, Monica McCann; great granddaughter, Heather Brown and siblings, Edna Lineberry and Sonny Pyron. She is survived by her children, Margaret Walker of Lexington, NC, Barbara McCann, Teresa Weeks Stanfield and Frances Paschal all of Reidsville, NC; brother, Cecil Pyron as well as 10 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren, 11 great great grandchildren and 1 great great great grandchild as well as a large and loving extended family. Memorial Contributions may be made to Hospice of Rockingham County PO Box 281, Wentworth, NC 27357 or Pleasant View Assembly of God at 10792 Cherry Grove Road, Reidsville, NC 27320.

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Sending loving thoughts & Prayers to each one ...May God give yall Comfort & Strength now & dats ahead .. She was Loved & will be Missed ..

Jennifer Walker Pestik Apr 21 2020 12:56 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Velma Watkins

Jennifer Walker Pestik Apr 21 2020 12:52 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Velma Watkins

Shirley Pyron Stone Apr 20 2020 4:20 PM

Rest peacefully Ms Beasley as we lovingly called you...your sweet spirit will truly be missed...my prayers are with the family..love you precious...a BI friend...Sharon Williamson..

Sharon Williamson Apr 20 2020 12:18 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Velma Watkins

Betty Ratliff Apr 20 2020 8:42 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Velma Watkins

Doris Walker Joyner Apr 20 2020 7:22 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Velma Watkins

PeeWee and Rachel Wall Apr 19 2020 10:41 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Velma Watkins

Dot Beville Apr 19 2020 8:39 PM

So sorry for your families loss , Alice. She look s like a wonderful grandmother . Try not to be to upset . I know she would rather your family and you just remember all of the good times that were shared between all of you.

Tony Robertson Apr 19 2020 8:33 PM

She will be greatly missed by anyone who knew her. Rest in peace. May the family celebrate her memory as they mourn their loss. Tammy Pyron Warren & Family

TAMMY WARREN Apr 19 2020 8:08 PM

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