Ed Watkins

Ed WatkinsEdward “Ed" Watkins was born Dec. 6, 1952, to Henry and Florance (Donahue) Watkins of Urbana, Ohio.

Ed was an ordained minister and served as the youth pastor at Calvary Chapel for many years. He passed away June 29, 2020 in his home in Ridgecrest.

Ed was preceded in death by both of his brothers, Kenny and Carl Watkins. He is survived by his wife, Peg (Mattox) Watkins; son, Chris Watkins and wife Kelly; daughter, Stacy and husband Daniel Anthony; grandchildren, Chelsea, Jakob, Ruben, Sky, Mitchell, Railee, Ryan and Madison; and great-grandchildren, Leona, Howard, Cambria, Korbin and Erza.

— Submitted by the family of Ed Watkins

Story First Published: 2020-07-24