Mr. Robert Edward Watkins was born September 5,1951 in Baton Rouge, La and passed away June 22, 2017 in Houston, TX at the age of 65. Mr. Watkins was a 32-year resident of Pearland, TX and was a proud supporter of the NRA (National Rifle Association).
Mr. Watkins is preceded in death by his parents James and Betty Watkins; sister, Wanda Deathridge.
Mr. Watkins leaves behind his wife of 43-years, Phyllis Watkins; daughters: Tracy Cox, husband Eddie, Kathy Rhoden, husband Mark Garza and Mandi Ralston; son, David Ferri, wife Brenda; twenty-three grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and one on the way; brother, Johnny Watkins, wife Julia; father in law, William I. Epperson.
A visitation will be held Tuesday, June 27, 2017 from 6pm to 8pm at Crowder Funeral Home in Pearland. Funeral service will begin Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 10am. Followed by a burial at Confederate Cemetery in Alvin.
Memorials may be sent to: Camp Hope 9724 Derrington RD, Houston, TX 77064.