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Georgia Lee Watkins.
Georgia Lee Watkins.

Georgia Lee Mitchum Watkins, 81, of Leland, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015 at her home.

Mrs. Watkins was born in Mt. Pleasant, SC. She was the daughter of the late George Mitchum and Ella Deas Mitchum.

Survivors include two sons, Ronnie Watkins of Leland and Tim Wilson of Charlotte; previous husband, Norwood Watkins; a twin sister, Georgina Fuller; a brother, Thomas Wyndham; two grandchildren, Timothy Earl Wilson and Kevin Ray Wilson; and several nieces and nephews.

The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 2 at the Wilmington Funeral Chapel. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. prior to the service. Burial will be in the Prospect Cemetery in Wilmington.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Lower Cape Fear Hospice Foundation, 1414 Physicians Dr., Wilmington, NC 28401.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Wilmington Funeral and Cremation.

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