Camellia F. Watson-Jenkins age 60 aka (Midget), passed on January 3, 2018. She was born May 1, 1957 to Herbert and Willie Mae Martin in Coffeyville, KS. She attended the Coffeyville Public School system graduating from Field Kindley High School in 1976. She went on to attend Coffeyville Community College graduating with an associate degree.
She moved to Kansas City, KS in 1978 with her family and attended Mason Temple Church of God in Christ before moving to Parsons, KS in 1984.
During her years in Parson she was employed by the following organizations, Head Start as a teacher, City of Parsons in several department, and the Youth Crisis Shelter before returning to Head Start as a Case Worker. Camellia was the co-owner and bookkeeper of Watson Wardrobe Cleaners. She was faithful and active member of Watson Memorial Church of God in Christ until returning to Coffeyville, KS in 2014.
Camellia was preceded in death by her husband Ronald Watson Sr., parents Herbert and Willie-Mae Martin. She is survived by husband William Jenkins and children Kendra Tyler, Ronald Watson Jr. and Martin Watson and 6 grandchildren.
Viewing will be Wednesday, January 10th from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Mission Funeral Services located 502 S. Union, Coffeyville.
Service will be held Thursday, January 11th, at Watson Memorial Church of God in Christ located at 2215 Appleton Ave., Parsons, KS. Viewing prior to service from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Interment: Oakwood Cemetery