Anna Watkins, 68, of Natural Bridge Station died Feb. 13

Annie "Anna" Mae Watkins, 68 of Natural Bridge Station died Feb. 13, 2020, at Carilion Stonewall Jackson Hospital.

Born Feb. 2, 1952, in Rockbridge County, she was a daughter of the late William Garfield Jones and Ava Lorene Higgins Watkins.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Calvin Randolph Watkins.

She was a member of the Faith Baptist Church and was employed by the Foot of the Mountain Restaurant.

Surviving are her son, Corey Lee Henson of Buena Vista; stepfather, Wilmer Watkins of Natural Bridge Station; siblings, Wanda Dreyer, Julie Duff, Terry Jones and Greg Watkins, all of Natural Bridge Station, and Mike Jones of Buena Vista; one grandchild, Michael Henson; and three great-grandchildren, Caiden, Collin and Karmen.

A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18, at Faith Baptist Church with the Rev. Terry Bostic officiating. Burial will follow at Glasgow Cemetery.

Family will receive friends 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 17, at the Faith Baptist Church in Arnolds Valley.

Arrangements are by Harrison Funeral Home & Crematory.


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