Abbie Lee Watson

abbie watson

Abbie Lee Ogden Watson, 82, of Avinger, Texas passed away April 26, 2021.  Mrs. Watson was born October 25, 1938 in Shelby County, Texas to Issac Ogden and Mary Willis Ogden.  Abbie was a faithful member of Bear Creek Baptist Church.  

She leaves to cherish her memory, her loving husband of 63 years, Charley Watson; children, Jimmy and Paula Watson, Diann Hayes, Deborah and Kavin Nield; grandchildren, Devin Shelton, Brandon Watson, Mark Hayes, Lisa Hale, Amber Morris, Dusty Hayes; ten great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild; two brothers, T.R. and Billy Ogden.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Issac and Mary Ogden; two great-grandsons, Caleb Taylor and Cason Watson; one sister, Ruth Tate and six brothers, E.J., James, Nolan, Jack, Buford and Fred Ogden.

Services will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, April 30, 2021 at Bear Creek Baptist Church with Bro. John Baxter and Bro. Tyler Martin officiating.  Burial to follow in the Bear Creek Cemetery and under the direction of Reeder-Davis Funeral Home in Linden.

There will be a time of visitation from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Thursday evening at the funeral home.



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  1. We have really fond memories of aunt Abby , she crocheted us all a wall hanging with our last name on them, we had them framed and they hang there today , every time we look at them it reminds of her and how kind she was to us as kids we will never forget her , my prayers are with all of you Love Terrie

  2. So sorry for your loss. Abbie was a special lady and will be missed by many. Prayers for all of her family and friends. May God give you strength and peace to get through these difficult days.

  3. Charlie and Diane I am so sorry to hear about Abbie. I saw her obituary and I was shocked, I had no idea. With Margie gone now I had not heard about how any of you were doing. Abbie was such a wonderful person with that sweet smile always present with her kindness and grace. She and Margie and Bro. Bill are having a great reunion with our Lord about NOW.

  4. Charley, I was so sorry to hear about Abbie. I know it must be devastating for you but life must go on. You and your family are in my prayers. Again, I am so sorry.

  5. Aunt Abbie, I will love you forever and like you always.I have many sweet memories of you.
    Your niece,

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