William Watson


William Joseph Kamees Watson, aka “Will Bill,” 26, of Franklin, died at 1 a.m. Sunday, June 26, 2016, at his home.

Will Bill was born December 22, 1989, in Columbus, the son of Susan M. Moore Watson and William K. Watson.

He really enjoyed his job at Toyota Tuosho, where he was a forklift driver. He loved all sports, especially the Indiana Pacers and Indianapolis Colts, and was an avid Michael Jordan fan. He also loved spending time with his family.

The funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, July 1, 2016, at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home with the Rev. Warren Kirk officiating. Calling will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service Friday. Burial will be at Grandview Cemetery in Brown County.

Survivors include his parents, Susan M. Watson of Hope and William K. Watson of Indianapolis; a twin brother, Michael Watson of Franklin; eight aunts and uncles; and 81 cousins.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Suzanne Kamees Watson, Peggy Harden Moore, Dale Moore and Bob Watson; an aunt, Patricia Burnley; and an uncle, Archie Burnley Sr.

You are invited to view his video tribute after 4 p.m. Thursday, light a virtual candle and send a message to the family via the Internet.