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Ruth (Brown) Watkins

August 29, 1925 ~ July 29, 2019 (age 93)



Ruth Brown Watkins departed this life at the age of 93 years old. She was a native of Louisiana. After making Odessa her permanent home. She united with the Freedom MBC and dedicated her life to the Lord and his work. Ruth was a wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother and loved her family dearly. Not only did she love those around her, but she also had a heart of compassion for others that she did not know. She went to be with the LORD Monday, July 29, 2019.

Visitation will be held from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm on Friday, August 2, 2019 at Martinez Funeral Home.

Celebration of Life will be held at 10:00 am on Saturday, August 3, 2019 at Freedom Missionary Baptist Church with Pastor James Archie officiating. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens.  Arrangements are by Martinez Funeral Home.

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August 2, 2019

5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Martinez Funeral Home Chapel
1040 S. Dixie Blvd
Odessa, TX 79761

Celebration of Life
August 3, 2019

10:00 AM
Freedom Missionary Baptist Church
612 Jefferson Ave
Odessa, TX 79761

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