Louis Ronald “Ronnie” Watson, 64, 237 So. Massey Street, passed away Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at his home under the care of Hospice of Jefferson County and his JRC family.

Ronnie was born August 23, 1948 and lived with his family until he entered Rome State School. Then he entered in to Family Care until 1985 when he joined  the Jefferson Rehabilitation Center residential program. Ronnie was employed with the Collating and Wiring Department at Production Unlimited retiring in September of 2012.

Ronnie had a good sense of humor. He enjoyed bowling, church, snow shoveling, radio news, tennis, dances and music. He loved eating hamburgers, donuts, soda and coffee.

He enjoyed the people around him especially the Day Hab staff and peers, staff and peers  at IRAS, JRC nurses , PU and Recycling staff. He loved  Aunt Irene Eggleston and corresponding with Aunt Violet Bush.

Calling hours will be Monday beginning at 10 am until the funeral service at 11 am at the D.L. Calarco Funeral Home, Inc. with Reverend Leon Schilling officiating. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery. Condolences may be made to www.dlcalarco.com.