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Shigeko (Oshiro) Watson

August 12, 1939 ~ December 5, 2017 (age 78)

Shigeko Oshiro Watson, 78, passed away Tuesday, December 5, 2017. She was born August 12, 1939 in Okinawa, Japan to the late Soko and Kami Oshiro.   

A service to celebrate her life will be held 11:00 am, Saturday, December 9, 2017 at Bethany Baptist Church. Burial at Church Cemetery. 

Surviving: husband, John William Watson; daughter, Denece W. McGehee of Zebulon; grandchildren: John Edward Barrett II, Robert Kyle McGehee; great-grandchildren: Isaac James Barrett, Scarlett Grace Barrett; sisters: Hideko Oshiro, Haruko Oshiro both of Okinawa, Japan. 

Shigeko was preceded in death by her parents, 2 sons: Willie Lee and Christopher Lee Watson, 1 brother and 1 sister. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Transitions LifeCare, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607. 

 Service Information

Celebration of Life
December 9, 2017

11:00 AM
Bethany Baptist Church
3417 Rolesville Road
Wendell, NC 27591


Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery
3417 Rolesville Road
Wendell, NC 27591

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