Robert Glenn Watts “Bobby”, 73, of the Battle Creek Community in Robertson County, Tenn. died Friday, June 26, 2020 at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, Tenn.

Funeral services were conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 30 at Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Pleasant View with Bro. Jewell Barrett officiating. Serving as pallbearers were grandsons, Randy Reeder, and Roy Biggs, Jr.

The family received friends at the funeral home 4 to  p.m. Monday, June 29, and again on Tuesday beginning at noon until the hour of service at 2 p.m.

Bobby was born at home in Robertson County on July 1, 1946 to the late Ernest Cates “Montana” and Ruth Roman Watts. He was a tobacco farmer and his hobbies including hunting, fishing, and his game roosters. He was a member of Battle Creek Baptist Church.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a brother, Gerald Watts; and sister, Betty Ruth Smith.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Jane Watts; son, Boo (Sandra) Watts; daughters, Melissa (James) Jones and Avle Perry; grandchildren, D.J. “Catfish” (Erin) Wheeler, Megan “Maggot” Wheeler, Cody “Toad” (Emily) Norrod, Jeffrey “Terrapin” Perry, Bridget “Cricket” (W.T.) Farmer, Jacob “Bear” Watts, Tristan “Squirrel” Watts; and 11 great-grandchildren.

If so desired, memorial contributions in Bobby’s memory may be made to Battle Creek Baptist Church, 2655 Battle Creek Road, Springfield, TN 37172

Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Pleasant View is in charge of these arrangements. 6316 Highway 41A, Pleasant View, Tennessee 37146 (615) 746-4433


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