Earl James Watkins, 80, of Chugwater died Saturday, June 29, 2013 at Davis Hospice.
Mr. Watkins was born at the family home in Payne County, Okla. on Dec. 26, 1932, the son of George and Grace (Whitmore) Watkins.
Mr. Watkins worked as a consultant in the oil fields. He belonged to the Odd Fellows Lodge. He was a craftsman and enjoyed fishing, collecting clocks and attending auctions.
Earl is survived by his daughters Glenda Bentley and Pam Crawford; his guardian Tammie Watkins; brothers Everett Watkins and Roy Watkins; sisters Rose Cummings and Ruth Steen; seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Mr. Watkins was preceded by his parents and his son, Brad Watkins.
Friends and family may offer online condolences at www.cheyennememorialchapel.com.