Jacqueline Louise “Jackie” Watson
July 10, 1929 – February 9, 2015
Jacqueline Louise “Jackie” Watson, 85, of Tracy’s Landing passed away February 9, 2015 at Kris-Leigh Assisted Living in Davidsonville. She was born July 10, 1929 in Washington, D.C. to Raymond John and Madge Marie (Dunn) Bittner. Jackie graduated from Coolidge High School, Sorority Alfa Beta Chi, at the age of 16. She grew up in Washington D.C. Jackie raised a family of six in both Minnesota and Maryland, working as a farmer, housekeeper, and caregiver to her son, Bobby. She was devoted to her family, grandchildren and great grandchildren. In later years, she enjoyed having her grandchildren spend the night after fishing and preparing them breakfast in the morning. Jackie loved animals including her beloved “Shady”. She was an avid baseball fan of the Nationals and Orioles, keeping informed of the latest games and standings. Jackie collected lighthouses and hummingbirds. She enjoyed nature especially feeding the squirrels and birds in her yard and shopping trips to “Wallyworld”.
Jackie was preceded in death by her husband Robert Edward “Pete” Watson and her son Robert V. “Bobby” Watson. She is survived by daughters Judith A. “Judy” Neiswenter and her husband David of San Angelo, TX, Deborah J. Dickerman of Deale, and Victoria L. “Vicki” Avila and her husband Ralph of Roseville, CA; sons Peter Michael “Mike” Watson, Sr. and his wife Carole of Leonardtown and Daniel E. Watson and his wife Rebecca of Harwood; and sister Nancy Beadle of California. Also surviving are ten grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Monday, January 1, 1900