Services for Ms. Janie Faye Watkins of Biloxi were held Saturday, September 28, 2019, at 4 p.m. at Milling Funeral Home Chapel of Sebastopol. The Revs. Danny Nance and Bill Boykin officiated with burial in New Prospect Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation was held from 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. prior to the service. Milling Funeral Home of Sebastopol was in charge of the arrangements.
Ms. Janie Faye Watkins, 75, of Biloxi, passed away Wednesday, September 25, 2019, at Pillars Medical Residence in Biloxi.
Survivors include four sons, Dewey Watkins and wife Ming of Biloxi, Richard Watkins of Brandon, Christopher Watkins of Brandon and Scottie Watkins of Ocean Springs; nine grandchildren, Ziyi Jiang, Olivia Watkins, Laura Watkins, Grant Watkins, Krissy Watkins, Lindsey Watkins, Janelle Watkins, Walker Watkins and Lucious Watkins; three sisters, Nell Killen of Sebastopol, Betty Jo Turner of Sebastopol and Aberdean McCarty of Madden; two brothers, Nick Boykin and wife Waudine of Sebastopol and Bill Boykin and wife Jolene of Sebastopol; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Ms. Watkins was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Johnny Boykin; two sisters, Claudine Gilmer and Merlene Glenn; and one brother, Bob Boykin.