Alberta Moreland Watson
February 17, 1926- August 22, 2020
Isabelle Alberta Moreland Watson,94, passed away August 22, 2020 at Washington Hospital Center in the District of Columbia. Alberta was born February 17, 1926 in Dunkirk, MD to James Albert and Martha Jane Isabelle (Griffith) Moreland. She attended the former Fairview School in Chaneyville, and graduated from Calvert High School in 1942. She went to Strayer Business School and then worked for the Internal Revenue Service from 1943 through 1947. On September 14, 1946, she married Murray Vernon Watson. They had one daughter and were married for 60 years. She was a devoted wife and mother, and enjoyed flowers, music, and being active in her church. She is survived by her daughter, Jane Murray Watson of Dunkirk, special friend Donovan Foster of Edgewater, nephews Jamie Fowler (Eileen), Bill Watson, and Steve Watson (Debbie), all of Dunkirk, great nieces Dana Langley (Larry) of Prince Frederick, and Tiffany Nickels (Rich) of Owings. She was preceded in death by her husband Murray V. Watson, and her sister Genevieve Fowler. Funeral services will be held at Rausch Funeral Home on August 29 at 11:00 A.M. The officiating minister will be Rev. Walter Beaudwin. The interment will be at Southern Memorial Gardens. The pallbearers are Donovan Foster, Bartley Wood, Terry Nobles, David Nobles, Tommy Miller, and Billy Barnes. Memorial contributions may be made to Smithville United Methodist Church.
Saturday, August 29, 2020