Obituary Listings

Lucius Emanuel Watson

January 2, 1927 June 21, 2019
Lucius Emanuel Watson
There are condolences waiting approval on Lucius's Tribute wall
Obituary for Lucius Emanuel Watson


Born: January 2, 1927
Parents: The Late John & Francis Watson
Church Affiliation: New Mt. Zion MB Church
Emplyment: IMC Phosphate Mines
Demise: June 21, 2019

Lucius Emanuel Watson was born in Brompton, St. Elizabeth, Jamaica. He
was the sixth child of nine. Lucius was preceded in death by his wife, Nellie
Cole Watson; His memories will be cherished by his son, Herdley (Rose)
Watson; daughter, Sharyn K. Cole; brother, Noel (Audrey) Watson, Bristol,
England; sister-in-laws, Clarice (Ronald) Watson and Willel (Donald) Watson, both of Brompton, St. Elizabeth, Jamaica; and Amerine Douse, Rochester, NY; special nephew, D. Paul Watson; four grandchildren, eight great
grandchildren; special people in his life, Stenneth and Carlton Barnary; a
host of family members and many special and devoted friends.
Lucius had an amazing ability to recall facts of people and places. He enjoyed debating and discussing any subjects. Often believed as & he was
the “Neighborhood Ambassador”. If you knew him, you knew that he loved
to cook and share his favorite “turkey wings”. He immensely enjoyed working in his yard. He received an award from the City of Lakeland for his yard
Beautification. He had a special knack for making everyone feel special.
Lucius will be remembered for his jovial manner and his tenacity to push
others toward their destiny.
Lucius had and enjoyed a beautiful and blessed life.. Rest in Heavenly

To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Lucius Emanuel Watson, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events





5:00 PM 7/5/2019 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 7/5/2019 7:00:00 PM
Oldham Funeral Home

1537 Kettles Avenue
Lakeland, FL 33805

Oldham Funeral Home
1537 Kettles Avenue Lakeland 33805 FL
United States





11:00 AM 7/6/2019 11:00:00 AM
New Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church

1321 N Webster Avenue
Lakeland, FL 33805

New Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church
1321 N Webster Avenue Lakeland 33805 FL
United States

Cemetery Details


Oak Hill Cemetery Final Resting Place

4620 Hwy. 98 South
Lakeland, FL 33810

4620 Hwy. 98 South Lakeland 33810 FL
United States

Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Lucius Emanuel Watson

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Lucius

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.