Tony Watson, age 45 of Winnsboro, passed away on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 in Winnsboro. He was born on August 3rd, 1972. Tony was a Welder and Heavy Equipment Operator for Parfab and was an active member of Walnut Street Baptist Church in Winnsboro since 1998.
He was preceded in death by his father, Paul Watson and son, Adam Watson. Tony is survived by his loving and devoted wife Angie (Weems) Watson of Winnsboro; mother and stepfather, Meryl (Johnson) and Eugene Riley of Mt. Pleasant; daughter and son in law, Shelby and Caleb Watts of Winnsboro; son, Carson Watson of Winnsboro; granddaughter, Jonah Kate Watts; sister, Tina Bradley; brothers, Tracy Watson, Teddy Bradley, David Watson, Dan Watson and father-in-law and mother-in-law, David and Jolene Weems, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Friday, March 30th, 2018 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Beaty Funeral Home-Winnsboro 816 W. Broadway Winnsboro, TX 75494. Funeral Services will be Saturday, March 31st at Beaty Funeral Home at 2:00pm. Bro. David Taylor will be officiating, interment will follow at Willard Cemetery in Winnsboro.
Tony loved his family and playing with his granddaughter above all else. He was an avid outdoorsman, loved fishing, working in his shop on many projects, and his beloved Texas Rangers. A friend to many and a stranger to no one, he greeted everyone with a smile and had a story ready for anyone lucky enough to spend time with him. Tony’s unwavering faith in God and the support of his loving family enabled him to endure many challenges, secure in God’s love.