9726324 300x300CENTRAL CITY, KY., — William ‘Billy’ Douglas Watkins, 55, of Central City passed away Friday, November 24, 2017 at the Heartford House in Owensboro. Mr. Watkins was born in Chicago on September 15, 1962. He was worked as a logger for Smith Logging and was a member of Neils Chapel Church. Mr. Watkins loved all outdoor activities such as hunting and fishing. He enjoyed a special relationship with his grandson, Brandon.

Mr. Watkins was preceded in death by his father William E. Watkins.

Survivors include his wife Kathy, daughters Chelsie (William) Crick, Nickie Watkins, Kara (Tyler) Dukes, mother Ida Janice Watkins, grandson Brandon Key, sister Gloria (Tim) Coats, brother Joey Watkins, several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 11am at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City with Bro. Mike Graber officiating and Bro. Joey Todd assisting. Burial will be in Coleman Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Monday, November 27, 2017 at 5pm at the funeral home.

Online condolences can be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com

In lieu of flowers expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the William ‘Billy’ Watkins Memorial Fund c/o Tucker Funeral Home. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

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