William Clyde Watts, Jr.
“Wildfire” Watts, Jr. - Winnabow, NC
Mr. William Clyde
Watts, Jr., know to his CB radio friends as “Wildfire”,
age 70 of Winnabow, died Sunday, July 10, 2011 at
Brunswick Cove Nursing Home.
Mr. Watts was born
September 11, 1940 in New Hanover County to William
Clyde Watts, Sr. and Annie McKeithan Watts. He had
worked for the State Port as a tug boat crewman. Mr.
Watts loved to repair and to talk on CB radios from
Ocean Isle to the Virgin Islands.
Mr. Watts is survived by a daughter Monica Lovett and
husband Joel of Shallotte; a brother William “Bill”
Roberts and wife Carolyn; three sisters Gracie Roberts
and Neda Carter all of Ocean Isle Beach, and Virginia
Long and husband Robert of Ash; and three grandchildren
Brittany, Tyler, and Caleb.
A memorial service will be held at 3:00 pm on Thursday,
July 14, 2011 in the Peacock – Newnam & White Funeral
Service Chapel with Reverend Sammy Jacobs officiating.