Texas Allene ( Leach) Watters


Texas Allene (Leach) Watters, 84, of Greenwood, passed away Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017 in Indianapolis.

Allene was born Feb 19, 1932, in Russell Springs, Kentucky, to the Rev. C.D. and Rectie (Whittle) Leach.

She was a homemaker.

Allene enjoyed going to garage sales, sewing and eating breakfast every morning at the Waffle House.

Allene was a very faithful and active member of the Greenwood Bible Baptist Church.

She loved her children, her church family and spending time with them.

Allene is survived by her two children, Michael Watters and Lisa Watters, both of Greenwood; a granddaughter, Danielle Johnson; three great-grandchildren, Levi, Matthew and Abigail Johnson; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Frank Watters in March of 2010; a brother, Elton Leach, and four sisters, Alta Leach, Maxine Land, Ann Daugherty and Ona Dean Leach.

A funeral service will be conducted by Rev. Todd Poynter at 11 a.m. Friday at Greenwood Bible Baptist Church, 1461 Sheek Road, Greenwood. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday and from 10 a.m. until service time Friday at the church. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery in Greenwood.

Jessen Funeral Home, Whiteland Chapel, is entrusted with arrangements.

Information: jessenfuneralhome.com.