Nancy Nell (Cornelius) Watson, age 84, passed away on Thursday, November 14, 2019 in Marshall, Texas. She was born in Marshall, Texas on December 23, 1934 to Clarence E. and Elizabeth M. (Turner) Cornelius. She is preceded in death by her husband, Ernest William Watson; her sisters, Amy Waller, Betty Jo Green and Peggy Duffie; and her parents, Clarence E. and Elizabeth M. Cornelius. Nancy is survived by her sisters, Judy Ince and Minnette Waldrop (Erving Dukes); her special cousin, Charles Swatek; her close friend, Jackie Degner; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends who knew and loved her. She worked many years in Dallas, Texas for Olan Mills. After moving to Marshall, she worked at Marshall Mall at the food service court and for Marshall High School in the cafeteria. She loved to cook and spend time with her family. The family would like to extend their heartfelt appreciation to Dr. Kimberly Barbolla, Jackie Degner, Paula Garrett, Marshall Homecare and Hospice and Marshall Manor C Wing for the love and care shown to Nancy. Graveside service will be held at 1:00pm on Monday, November 18, 2019 at Little Chapel by the Lake, Colonial Gardens Cemetery with Chaplain Ralph Johnston officiating. Online condolences may be offered at www.meadowbrookfh.com
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