SURFSIDE BEACH John”Wattsy” Watts age 71 died Friday, December 07, 2018 at Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital.
Born and raised in Mt. Holly, NJ he was a son of the late James A. Watts and Annie A. Kulp Watts; brothers, Ronald Watts and Randy Watts and a sisterin-law, Hilda Watts.
John was a U.S. Army veteran serving in Korea. He worked for New Jersey Bell (Verizon) for 30 years. He retired to Surfside Beach, SC living in Oceanside Village in 2001. He enjoyed fishing and watching the Philadelphia Eagles.
Survivors include his wife, Shirley Phillips-Watts; a daughter, Kristy Phoebus (David); a granddaughter, Kayleigh; sisters, Barbara Stuper (Henry), Bonnie Watts, Sandy King (Reggie) and Donna Regula (Craig); a brother, Jimmy Watts (Karl); mother-in-law, Marcelle Phillips and many nieces and nephews.
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Goldfinch Funeral Home, Beach Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.