~ IN MEMORY ~
USAF veteran, DL Capt. Jesse Vernon Watson Jr.
November 12, 1937 ~ November 21, 2013
Notification with the passing of Delta Golden Wings member retired DL Captain Jesse ‘Vern’ Watson, age 76. Captain Watson joined Delta Air Lines 07-19-1965, based ATL. At the time of his retirement 10-01-1996, he was based 030/QNY. The most recent address we have on file for Captain Watson lists his home address as
1672 Northridge Rd., Dunwoody GA 30350-3418 ... (770) 392-1254
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Jesse Vernon Watson, Jr., age 76 of Sandy Springs, GA passed away November 21, 2013. Vernon was a wonderful father, grandfather, brother and friend and will be greatly missed by all who knew him. Vernon served as a 1st Lt. in the United States Air Force 1959-1965 where he flew B-52 Bombers. In 1965 Vernon joined Delta Airlines where he flew for 31 years retiring as a Captain in 1996. After retiring Vernon enjoyed traveling and traveled extensively. Vernon is survived by daughter, Amy Green (David), son, Jesse Watson lll, sisters, Mary Ann Holland and Ruthie Gunter (Van), grandson Michael and granddaughter Alyssa. A funeral service will be held Tuesday, November 26, 2018 at 11:00 am from H.M. Patterson Arlington Chapel. Interment will follow at Arlington Memorial Park. The family will receive friends one hour prior to service. H.M. Patterson Arlington Chapel is in charge of arrangements. 404-851-9900
.Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Nov. 23, 2013