Frank H. Watkins, 102, of Bloomfield, passed away May 2, 2004 at 1:30 p.m. at Greene County General Hospital.
Born Jan. 18, 1902 in Greene County, he was the son of Jim B. and Amanda (Doane) Watkins. He was married to Bessie L. (Bingham) Watkins, who passed away Feb. 28, 1993.
He was retired from Indian Hill Stone Mill and had been a farmer and a vegetable gardener.
Survivors include, two sons, Lester (Gene) Watkins and his wife Virginia of Bloomfield, and Clyde Watkins and his wife Lila of West Lafayette; two daughters, Delores Sullivan and her husband Bob of Elnora and Glapha Watkins of Bloomfield; 16 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and 10 great great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife Bessie L. (Bingham) Watkins on Feb. 28, 1993; three brothers; three sisters; three grandchildren; and his parents.
Funeral service will be Thursday at 10 a.m. at Jenkins & Sons Funeral Home in Bloomfield with the Rev. Billy Ed Hostettler officiating. Burial will be in Grandview Cemetery in Bloomfield.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. today, and from 9 a.m. until the hour of service at the funeral home.