- [S4] Knoxville News-Sentinel (Tennessee), 12 Nov 2000.
Nola Rebecca Watson Rauhuff Ownby obituary
- [S23] Atchley Funeral Home, (http://www.atchleyfuneralhome.com/), 24 Jun 2009.
Pearl L. Watson Franklin
March 13, 1927 - June 24, 2009
Birthplace: Sevier County, Tennessee
Resided In: Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
Visitation: June 26, 2009
Service: June 27, 2009
Cemetery: Pigeon Forge Methodist Cemetery
Pearl L. Watson Franklin, age 82 of Pigeon Forge, passed away Wednesday, June 24, 2009. She was of the Baptist faith and was preceded in death by her parents Dock and Bertha Hendrix Watson, brothers Carl, Marion and Charlie Watson, and sisters Rosie Watson Shultz, Hazel Watson Widmer, Myrtle Watson Rauhuff, and Nola Watson (Rauhuff) Ownby.
Survivors include her:
Sons: Wallace (Jr.) Christopher and special friend Cathy Lockard, Robert Franklin
Daughters: Brenda Clabo, Joyce E. Acree and husband William (Bill) Acree
Grandchildren: Amanda and Jennifer Christopher, Tonja Lewis, Eddie Lewis and wife Stacia, Bill Acree, Jr., Aaron Franklin, Allen Callicutt, Sheila (Christopher) Watson, Evelyn Holbert and husband Steve, Stacy Clabo Franklin and husband Brian, Jeff Clabo, Joe Tarbett, Kim Fee, Morgan Lockard, Cierra Layman, Coren Jack, Jamie Muncy, Jamie Boling, Stephanie and J.J. Christopher
Great-grandchildren: Jackson Parker Lewis, Harrison and Grayson Lewis, Alysia and Isabella Valencia, Lexi Brea, Kyra Franklin, TaShawn and Chamique Clabo, Justin and Misty Tarbett, Amber Reynolds, Connor Layman, Celine Acree
Great-great-grandchild: Cayden Reynolds
Numerous nieces and nephews
Special “thank you” to nurse Carolyn Faye Stinnett, UT Hospice and Pastor Jonathan Hatcher.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to UT Hospice Attn: Debra Connard, 2270 Southerland Avenue, Ste 101, Knoxville, TN 37919 or Conner Heights Baptist Church, 177 Conner Heights Road, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863.
Funeral service 10 AM Saturday in the West Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home with Rev. Jonathan Hatcher officiating. Interment will follow in Pigeon Forge Cemetery. The family will receive friends 7-9 PM Friday at Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville. (www.atchleyfuneralhome.com)