Baby Watson
Contributed by Patricia Watson Dyson


October 29, 1949

STILLBORN BABY OF MR. AND MRS. OSCAR WATSON IS BURIED
     Graveside services were conducted at 2:30 p.m. Sunday for an infant, stillborn Saturday afternoon to Mr. And Mrs. Oscar Watson of near Hopewell, six miles southeast of Auburn.
     The services were conducted at the Cedar Chapel cemetery south of Auburn. Rev. John Hand of near Butler Center, pastor of the Cedar Chapel Methodist church, officiated at the services.
The body of the infant, which was taken to the Gerig funeral home in Auburn for burial preparations, remained in the funeral home until the hour of services.
      The infant was stillborn at 4 p.m. Saturday in the Dr. Bonnell M. Souder hospital in Auburn. It was the Watsons first child. Surviving besides the parents are the pateral grandparents, Mr and Mrs. Floyd Watson of Rt 2, Auburn and the maternal grandparents, Mr and Mrs. Emmett Adams of Butler.