Leslie Watts, 81 of Little Rock (formerly of Cave City) passed away Friday, January 21, 2022. He was born May 14, 1940 in Hosford, Florida to Cecil and Martie Mae (Williams) Watts. He was retired from the Cave City School and was also a carpenter. He was a U.S. Army Vietnam Veteran.
He was preceded in death by a son, Timothy Watts; one brother, Lonnie Watts and two sisters, Jeanne Gibson and Jo Ann Horn.
Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Lois Virginia Watts of the home; one daughter, Fern Morningstar (Gary) of Calamine; three brothers, Marvin Watts (Eva) of Florida, Eddie Watts (Polly) of Monticello and Carlos Watts (Pat) of Georgia; one sister, Delois Burke of Florida; six grandchildren, James Watts, Sanford Messick, Jessica Messick, Michael Watts, Amanda Couch and Kadence Hawkins; eleven great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be Thursday, January 27, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. at the Qualls Funeral Home Chapel in Cave City with Kenny Townsley officiating. Burial will follow in the Cave City Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 1:00 p.m. until service time at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Harrison Townsley, Sanford Messick, Gary Morningstar, Blain Roark, Ryker Horn and Jonathan Townsley.
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