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Stephen Ray Watts

November 26, 1948 June 5, 2018
Stephen Ray Watts
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Obituary for Stephen Ray Watts

Stephen Ray Watts, 69, passed away Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington, KY.

Steve was born November 26, 1948 to the late William and Catherine Huston Watts and was also preceded in death by his sister, Linda Eichelberger.

He served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War before pursuing his career with and retiring from the Kentucky American Water Company.

Steve loved the UK Wildcats and cheered enthusiastically for both the football and basketball teams throughout his life.

Family was most important to Steve. He is survived by his wife, Linda Young Watts; daughter Amy (Michael) Burke; son Zachary William (Lauren Sturgill) Watts; grandchildren Layla Elizabeth Watts and Alexander William Watts; brothers William (Bill), James (Jim), and Larry Watts.

His family invites everyone to attend a celebration of his life Friday, June 15, 2018 at Clark Legacy Center-Brannon Crossing from 4-7 PM. A time of memory sharing will begin at 5:00 PM.

A graveside service is scheduled at Camp Nelson on Friday, June 15 at 2:30 PM.

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Graveside Service




2:30 PM 6/15/2018 2:30:00 PM
Camp Nelson

6980 Danville Rd.
Nicholasville, Kentucky (KY) 40356

Camp Nelson
6980 Danville Rd. Nicholasville 40356 Kentucky (KY)
United States

Celebration of Life




4:00 PM 6/15/2018 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 6/15/2018 7:00:00 PM

601 E. Brannon Road
Nicholasville, KY 40356

601 E. Brannon Road Nicholasville 40356 KY
United States

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