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“Lawrence, Not a day goes by that I dont think about you, your smile, your jokes, your laugh, your touch. I miss talking to you for hours about...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Kymberlee Ardison - Granite city, IL

“I remember hanging out at the Park Pool when we were kids and basically doing nothing but goofing off at Schnucks when we both worked there. You were...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Ashley Kuehnel - Granite City, IL

“I could not believe the news when I saw it in the paper. I have known you since grade school, and even though we lost touch, every time we ran into...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Brittany Ballew - Granite City, IL

“My son may he rest in peace.Lawrence was a very caring loving person who would help any one he could.Never seemed to get a break but it wasn't...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Lawrence Watson Sr. - IL

“My dear sweet Lawrence, Aunt Nancy is going to miss you so much. You took such good care of me when you worked for me as my assistant for my...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: Nancy K Kane - Highland, IL

Lawrence Watson Jr., 25, of Granite City, IL, passed away on Friday, December 7, 2012 at Gateway Regional Medical Center, Granite City, IL. Lawrence was born on March 27, 1987 in Granite City, IL. Lawrence was a member of Calvary Baptist Church, Granite City, IL. He enjoyed fishing with his dad, drawing, listening to music, playing video games and his guitar. His greatest joy was spending time with his family, especially his children. He is survived by his father, Lawrence "Larry" Watson Sr., stepmother and best buddy, Barbara Watson of Granite City, IL; mother, Christine Plummer, nee Buerk of Granite City, IL; four adoring children, Chase, Riley, Lillian and Connor; finance, Kym Ardison; sister, Michelle Griggs; four brothers, Tony Koenig, Christopher Koenig, Mark Koenig and James Watson; two step sisters, Michele Bishop and Tanya Grosse; step brother, Travis Bishop and many dear friends and extended family. Visitation: friends may call from 3:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 15, 2012 at Calvary Baptist Church, 30th and Washington Ave. Granite City, IL. In celebration of his life, a memorial service will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 15, 2012 at Calvary Baptist Church with Rev. Jessie Tedder officiating. Memorials may be given to the Watson family and will be accepted at Calvary Baptist Church. Irwin Chapel, Granite City, IL is entrusted with the arrangements.

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