Funeral service for Sarah Oleda Watts, age 93, of Huntsville, AL, formerly of Fayetteville, TN, will be held at 11 AM on Tuesday, July 25, 2023, at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Wayne Hollingsworth officiating. Burial will follow in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be Tuesday morning from 10 AM until the time of service at Higgins.
Sarah was born on November 28, 1929, in Lincoln County, TN to the late Henderson Williams and Daisy Bankston Williams. She worked as a seamstress with Serbin. Mrs. Watts passed away on July 22, 2023, at her daughter’s house in Huntsville, AL.
Survivors include her children, Mary Hickerson, Donna Ruth Rasmussen, and Sarah Elizabeth Hillis; grandchildren, Angie Schmidt, Michael (Meredith) Hickerson, Donna (Tim) Wilbanks, Tommy Hickerson, Jr., Christy (Larry) Pryor, Charles (Jeri) Rasmussen, Jr., Randy (Mandy) Hillis, Robert Shane Moyers; siblings, Janice (Hugh) McMillan, John (Faye) Williams, Jerry Wayne Williams, and Jimmy (Wanda) Williams; and numerous great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Sarah was preceded in death by her first husband, James Robert Moyers, Jr.; second husband, Joseph Baker Watts; sons, Garron Ronald Moyers, and Robert Henderson Moyers; daughters, Martha Victoria Moyers and Margie Ivenski; sisters, Rosie Brewer, Wilma Tucker Bennet, and brothers, James Williams, and J.T. Williams.
Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Sarah Oleda Watts.