Mr. Forrest Watkins, 80, of Rome, Georgia, passed away June 27, 2019 at a local hospital surrounded by his loving family.

Services will be Tuesday, July 2, 2019, at 1:00 p.m. Saint Paul AME Church, 106 East 6th Ave Rome, Georgia. He will lie in-state from 12:00 noon until the hour of service. Interment will follow in the East View Cemetery, 106 East 6th Ave Rome, Georgia. 

There will be a wake Monday, July 1, 2019, 6-7 p.m. Wright Memorial Mortuary Chapel, 814 South Broad Street Rome, Georgia. 

Please keep the family in your thoughts and prayers.

Wright Memorial Mortuary, Inc. has full charge of the arrangements