Sarah Margaret Watts, age 66, went to Heaven to see her daughter walk for the first time in over 20 years on Wednesday, October 16th, 2019 at Franklin Woods Community Hospital surrounded by family and friends after a short illness. She was a daughter of the late Burgess and Aliene Norton Shelton. She was also preceded in death by her daughter, Christina Margaret Briggs. Sarah was a caring person and loved her family.
Surviving is her sister, Sheila Tilson of Burnsville; brothers: Allen Shelton and wife, Angie, of Florida, Mark Shelton and wife, Kathy, of Jonesborough, TN and Jerry Shelton and wife, Debbie, of Burnsville; special friends: Denise Clay, Susan Human, Abbie Chambers and Wanda Briggs and her special dog, Shelly. Several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews also survive.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, October 19th at Fairview United Methodist Church in Jonesborough, TN located at 878 Hwy 81 North, Jonesborough, TN 37659. Her brothers will be officiating.
Yancey Funeral Services is assisting the Watts family.
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