Major E. WatkinsWritten by Theresa Rose on August 15, 2016
Major E. Watkins, age 100, of Yarmouth, died August 12th at Great River Medical Center emergency department in West Burlington. The funeral for Major Watkins will be held Tuesday, August 16 at 11:00 am at Elliott Chapel, New London, with the family receiving friends from 9:30 until the time of the service. Pastor Jeff Duffy will officiate. Burial will be at Bethel Cemetery in Wapello. Memorials have been established for Yarmouth Fire Department, Yarmouth Baptist Church and Shinar Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Pleasant Grove.