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Seighfried “Jay” Watson Jr.

Seighfried “Jay” Watson Jr., 65 years of age, passed from this life Wednesday, July 5, 2017, in his home in Springfield, Missouri. Jay is survived by his wife, Janice Watson; children, Jayson Watson III, Richard Vessels, Dan Elder Jr.; mother, Peggy Potts; brothers, Frank Watson and wife Linda, Steve Watson and wife Jean, Mike Watson, Bill Watson, John Potts Jr. and wife Kerie, David Potts; sisters, Nancy Barnes and husband Leland, and Debbie Potts. He is preceded in death by his father, Seighfried Watson Sr. and stepmother Margaret Watson; step-father, John Potts Sr.; brothers Doug Watson, and Robert Watson and wife Leann Watson; and sister-in-law, Debbie Watson. A memorial service was held at Walnut Lawn Funeral Home Monday, July 10, 2017.