George H. Watkins

  • Born: March 10, 1919
  • Died: March 17, 2014
  • Location: Whitesboro, New Jersey

Radzieta Funeral Home

9 Hand Avenue
P.O. Box 37
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210

radzieta@comcast.net
Tel. (609) 465-7458

Tribute & Message From The Family


Watkins, George H., 95 – formerly of Whitesboro passed away March 17, 2014. Born in Philadelphia to Howard and Martha Watkins, he moved to this area in 1977 and moved to Florida 2 years ago. He served in the US Army in the 92nd Buffalo Infantry Division and the 317th Combat Engineers Battalion. He was an involved and dedicated member of First Baptist Church in Whitesboro.
He is survived by his children: Lana A. of Philadelphia, George Jr. of Jacksonville, FL, Rev. Donald E. of Cape May Court House, Jesse E. of Trenton, and Wanda A. of Jacksonville, FL; as well as 19 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren.
Funeral Services will be Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church, Rt. 9 and Main St., Whitesboro, NJ 08252. Viewing will begin at 10 a.m. Interment will be in Cape May County Veterans Cemetery.


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Condolence & Memory Journal

Remembered with much fondness.

Posted by Luretta Dramis Undercuffler - Palermo, NJ - friend   March 27, 2014

“Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.” ~Norman Cousins

Posted by Andrew Mugo - Philadelphia, PA - Grandson in law   March 25, 2014

We are truly sorry to hear about the passing of Rev. Watkins. Yet we rest in the truth of knowing that he was a Godly man who walked humbly with the Lord who is now in divine fellowship with the God he loved and faithfully served for so many years.
To his loving family we extend our deepest condolences. Further, we give thanks for the power of God's loving presence that is ministering to the most immediate of your spiritual needs in this season of transition. We will continue to keep you uplifted in prayer. God is with you.

Posted by Douglas and Angela Moore - Linden, NJ - Friend   March 22, 2014

I am very saddened and extend my deepest sympathy. At a time like this, words simply cannot express my feelings. Prayers and thoughts are with you during this time of need. I ask God to inspire your thoughts, guide your actions, and to ease your feelings.

Posted by Hillary    March 20, 2014