Eddie and Sharon Watson
Funeral Director and Funeral Attendant
Eddie and Sharon Watson purchased Watson-Giddens Funeral Home in 1999 and Watson-Tante Funeral Home in 2011. They strive to continue to serve families with the same care and compassion people of this area have grown accustomed to. They consider this a way to minister to people at a very difficult time in their lives.
Eddie has worked in the funeral home industry since 1994. He attended Gupton-Jones College of Mortuary Science and graduated in 1998 as a licensed funeral director and embalmer. Eddie also serves on the Board of Directors for Sumter EMC and Chairman of the Board for Schley County Zoning Board.
Sharon Grimsley Watson was born and raised in Ellaville, Georgia. She is a licensed pre-need insurance consultant and works beside Eddie in the funeral homes. Sharon also serves as Treasurer for the Schley County Historical Society.
Eddie and Sharon were married in 1982 and are blessed with two children and four grandchildren. They attend Ellaville Baptist Church where Eddie served as a deacon and Sharon sings in the choir. They are involved in the community and are proud to live and serve this area.