Gene Watson Issues Statement of Thanks Following Death of Terri Watson-Wear: Monday 8 February 2021

Gene Watson

On Monday 8 February 2021, Gene Watson issued a word of thanks, to all those who sent him their condolences, following the death of his daughter, Terri Lynn Watson Wear (Sunday 11 March 1962 – Tuesday 2 February 2021).

Terri Lynn Watson Wear (Sunday 11 March 1962 - Tuesday 2 February 2021)

Terri Lynn Watson Wear (Sunday 11 March 1962 – Tuesday 2 February 2021)

‘Thank you for your thoughts and prayers as my family mourns the loss of my daughter, Terri, who passed from Covid last week.

Your support and friendship has been much appreciated’

‚ÄĘ Gene Watson on Facebook

Terri Lynn Watson Wear, 58, of Sumner, Texas passed away Tuesday 2 February 2021, at Paris Regional Medical Center.

Bright-Holland Funeral Home scheduled graveside services for 2:00pm on Sunday 7 February 2021 at Sylvan Cemetery, with Rev. Jim Millsap officiating.

Terri, the daughter of Gary Gene Watson and Mattie Bivens Watson, was born on Sunday 11 March 1962, in Paris, Texas.  She graduated from MacArthur High School in Houston and attended North Harris County College.

Terri had several jobs, but most important to her was being a stay at home mother and wife.  She was active at Life Church where she had sang in the choir.  A son, Ricky Lynn Henderson, and a special cousin, Dionne Mowrey, preceded her in death.

Survivors included her husband, Chris Wear, whom she married on Friday 26 February 1999, a daughter, Madison Helm and husband Dakota, her parents, Gary Gene Watson and Mattie Watson, a brother, Gary Wayne Watson and wife Gina, her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Melvin and Wanda Wear, a niece, Heather Rodriguez and husband Randy, numerous aunts, uncles and cousins, along with a plethora of friends, including her best friend, Oleita Akins and husband Mike.

Casket bearers were Phillip Chennault, Joe Hampton, Greg Pilkington, Dakota Helm, Cody Gibson and Randy Rodriguez.