Jo Ann Watson

~~Mrs. Jo Ann Bledsoe Watson age 55, of Roaring River passed away Monday at Forsyth Medical Center.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday at 2pm at Valley Home Baptist Church with Rev. Ken Holmes officiating.

The family will receive friends from 1:00-2:00pm on Saturday; one hour prior to the memorial service.

Mrs. Watson was born in Ashe County on June 6, 1962 to Sonny and Rena Mae Houck Bledsoe.

Mrs. Watson is survived by her husband; Harold Watson, two sons; Isaac Watson of Yam, Washington, and Sonny Watson of Wilkesboro, one step-daughter; Aimee Jo Phillips of Chesapeake, VA, her father; Sonny Bledsoe of Todd, three brothers; Wayne Bledsoe of Todd, Ricky Bledsoe of Todd, and Billy Bledsoe of Todd, two sisters; Barbara Main of West Jefferson, and Tine Bledsoe of Mooresville, six grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews also survive.

The family request no flowers please,  memorials may be made: to the family, c/o Boone Family Funeral Home, PO Box 786, West Jefferson, NC 28694.

The family will appreciate food.

The family is meeting at the home of Sonny Bledsoe in Todd.