Tifton Gazette


April 2, 2014

Jessica Lakin Watson

MOULTRIE — Jessica Lakin Watson, 18, of Moultrie, died Monday, March 31, 2014 at Archbold Medical Center in Thomasville. Funeral services will be held at  2 p.m. today at Cobb Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Johnny Cooper officiating. Private interment will follow at Cobb Suncrest Memorial Gardens. Casket bearers will be Bruce Cooper, Bradley Cooper, Chris Bufford and Michael Wright.  Benjamin Daniel will serve as an honorary casket bearer. The family will greet friends one hour prior to the funeral service today at Cobb Funeral Chapel.

Born June 2, 1995 in Tifton, she was the daughter of Kimberley Darlene Cooper Graham.

Survivors, in addition to her mother, include one sister, Erin Barnes of Hartsfield; two half-brothers, Zack Watson and Joshua Hilton, both of Tifton; her grandparents, Johnny Cooper and Darlene Strickland Cooper of Hartsfield; four nieces, Melodie Barnes, Rylee Guilford and Kinsley Bufford, all of Hartsfield,  and Evelyn Hilton of Tifton; one nephew, Ayden Watson of Tifton; and her special friend, Kendall Harris of Moultrie.

The family may be contacted at the home of Darlene and Johnny Cooper, 2943 Funston Sale City Road, Hartsfield.

Cobb Funeral Chapel has been entrusted with arrangements.

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