August 13, 2011 F. B. "Frank" Watkins, Jr. of Beggs, OK, 75, passed away on April 30, 2010. He was born August 15, 1934 to Frank B. Watkins, Sr. and Kathleen Watkins in Spartanburg, SC. He spent his early years in Panama City, FL. Frank married Naomi (Underwood) on October 1, 1975 and moved their family to Beggs, OK in 1977. He was preceded in death by his father Frank B. Watkins, Sr.; son Allen Johnson; and daughter Judy Davidson. He is survived by his mother Kathleen Watkins; the love of his life, Naomi Watkins; sister Carolyn Clark; brother William Wayne Watkins; 4 sons: Zane, Nathan and Eric Watkins and Daniel Underwood; 8 daughters: Karen, Sherri, Michelle and Margo Watkins, Kathy Sanchez, Wilma, Paula and Cheryl Underwood; 30 grandchildren and 14 great-
grandchildren; and extended family. His passions in life were spending time with his wife and family, singing karaoke, fishing on Lake Okeechobee in Florida and hanging out with his best friend Mike Camino. Frank and Naomi loved their Friday night outings to their favorite Mexican restaurant in Okmulgee with their friends Vera and Sandy. Frank retired after a long career with Ecodyne as a Field Superintendent. Viewing: 12-8PM Thursday, May 6; service: 2PM Friday, May 7, both at First Baptist Church in Beggs; interment:
Beggs Cemetery in Beggs. Kennedy-Amis-Kennard Funeral Service, 251.5331.