A.H. “Bud” Watson, 86 of Barling passed away Sunday, September 23, 2012 in Barling. He was born September 24, 1926 in Fort Smith to the late Amasa Howell Watson, Sr. & Marie Bowder Watson. He was a Navy Veteran of World War II and a graduate of the University of Arkansas. He was a Methodist. He was a retired Vice President of Engineering and member of the Board of Directors for Arkansas Oklahoma Gas for 44 years. He was a 33rd degree Mason.
Memorial services with military honors will be 10:00 AM Friday, September 28th at the Fort Smith National Cemetery Pavilion. Cremation and arrangements are under the direction of Fentress Mortuary.
He is survived by his wife Nadine of the home; step-son Buddy Sumners and his wife Brenda of Barling, sister, Margie Reed of Ft. Smith; two step-grandchildren Trey Sumners of Fort Smith and Sarah Quillman of Barling.
Memorials may be sent to the charity of one’s choice.
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