WATSON, Linda Lou,

WATSON, Linda Lou, 67, of Bellaire, Ohio, died Monday, February 4, 2008, at her home.

She was born January 24, 1941, in Wheeling, W.Va., a daughter of the late William H. and Marjorie J. King Donley.

She was a homemaker; a member of the Power of Prayer Church, Bellaire; and VFW Post 626 Auxiliary.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Caswell C. Watson; and a son, Elijah Watson.

Surviving are three sons, John and James Watson, both of the home, and William (Christina) Watson of Canton, Ohio; two sisters, Gayle Shustack and Deloris Stout, both of Parkersburg, W.Va.; two brothers, Dale Donley of Shallotte, N.C., and Jerry Wayne Donley of Belpre, Ohio; two step sisters, Mary Brehm of Bellaire, and Georgia Mugridge of Elm Grove; three step children; and seven grandchildren.

There will be no visitation.

A memorial service will be held at a later day with Pastor Brigette Palmer officiating.

Arrangements by the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory, 441 37th Street, Bellaire.

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