Pauline Watkins

Obituary of Pauline Watkins

Lillie “Pauline” (Ward) Watkins, age 87 of Ellijay, GA passed on Sunday, December 5, 2021. Pauline was born April 16, 1934 in Ellijay, GA to her late parents James Woodrow and Dennie (Land) Ward. Pauline was a member of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church, and a graduate of Gilmer High School in 1952. Pauline retired from Pilgrims Pride. She is preceded in death by her late husband J. Arnold Watkins. Survivors include daughter Betty Watkins Davenport, Blue Ridge, GA, sons Leon and Janie Watkins, Ellijay, GA, Ronald and Tina Watkins, Ellijay, GA, grandchildren Sharlese Beasley, Brandy Farist, Wendy Davenport Smith, Adam Davenport, Hope Watkins Mata, and Chad Watkins, great grandchildren Brett Teasley, Mackencie Teasley Garcia, Holden James Mata, Jackson Samples, Nola Smith, Asher Smith, Gwynne Davenport, Avery Davenport, Jett Davenport, great great grandchildren Mia Garcia, sisters and brother-in-laws Jewell and James Ensley, Winder, GA, and the late Margie and Charlie Mull, Ellijay, GA. Funeral service will be held Thursday, December 9, 2021 at 1:00 pm at Mount Pleasant Baptist Church (Buckhorn) with Rev. Wallace Parks, and Rev. John Newton officiating. Adam Davenport, Chad Watkins, Kevin Farist, Grant Mata, Brett Teasley, Osiel Garcia, Terry Ledford, Gary Watkins, Scott Watkins, and David Watkins serving as pallbearers. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, December 8, 2021 from 3 pm to 9 pm at the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent to the family at The family request donations be made to the Mount Pleasant Baptist Church (Buckhorn) cemetery fund. Logan Funeral Home & Chapel in charge of arrangements.
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3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday, December 8, 2021
Logan Funeral Home & Chapel
357 Dalton Street
Ellijay, Georgia, United States

Funeral Service

1:00 pm
Thursday, December 9, 2021
Mt. Pleasant (Buckhorn) Baptist Church
86 Mt. Pleasant Drive
Ellijay, Georgia, United States
(706) 635-7790


Mt. Pleasant (Buckhorn) Baptist Church Cemetery
86 Mt. Pleasant Drive
Ellijay, Georgia, United States
(706) 635-7790
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