Lois Elwood Sanderson Watson: Loris

1931 – 2017

     Lois Elwood Sanderson Watson of Loris passed away on Thursday, April 20, at her daughter’s home following an illness. She was 85.
     Mrs. Watson was born Dec. 31, 1931 in Loris, daughter of the late James Lewis Sanderson and the late Alma McQueen Sanderson. Mrs. Watson was a homemaker and a longtime member of Macedonia Baptist Church.
     Survivors include her two sons, Tim Watson of Little River, and Devon Watson of Summerton; her two daughters, Donna Watson Dickens of Burlington, and Julie Watson Hewett of Little River; her brother, Lloyd A. Sanderson of and wife, Carolyn of Summerton; her sister, Pat Fowler of Burlington; and many loving grand and great-grandchildren.
     Mrs. Watson was predeceased by her husband, Elton Devon Watson; her son, Ted Watson; and two sisters, Elsie C. Hilton and Edna Earle Mixon.
     Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 23, at Hardwick Memorial Chapel with Reverend Mack Hutson officiating. Committal services followed at Holly Hill Cemetery.
     Memorials may be made to Holly Hill Cemetery, 3301 Daisy Road, Loris, SC 29569.
     A guest register is available here.

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