Mr. Cassius Marcellius "Paco" Watkins, age 45, of Summerville, GA died Wednesday, December 2, 2009 at Hutcheson Medical Center.
Mr. Watkins was born August 14, 1964 in Chattooga County, GA the son of Eugene Watkins, Jr. and the late Annie R. Powell. He was a member of the New Bethel Baptist Church. Mr. Watkins had been employed at Mt. Vernon Mills.
Survivors include his sons, Chase Darden and Dontea Smith; father, Gene Watkins, Jr., ;sister, Lula Whittenberry; brothers, Eddie Watkins, Shawn Watkins, Greg Ludy, Adreain Ludy, Anthony Anderson, and Omar Cashley.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p. m. Monday, December 7, 2009 at the chapel of Mason Funeral Home with Pastor Greg Ludy, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in Summerville Cemetery.
Active pallbearers will be Raulston Mostiller, Trent Martin, Wallace MaClair, Zach Martin, Marty Johnson, and Polly Perry. Honorary pallbearers will be Jerome Black, Glenn Watkins, Regan Black, Rennie Jones, and Malone Martin. Flowerbearers will be Vaughn Stewart, Sharon Pollard,
Mr. Watkins will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 1:00 p. m. until the service hour on Monday.