Jerry Lee "Killerwatts" Watts passed away November 22, 2021 at the age of 72. Jerry entered this world October 29, 1949 in Dallas, GA, born to the late Perry and Lillie Watts. He worked as a detailer in the automotive industry and also served as a softball coach. He was a decorated DJ "Killerwatts," a loving family man, vibrant and full of life, and just an overall fun guy. Though he leaves this world behind, his warmth, his presence, and his smile linger on in the hearts of those who knew him.
Jerry is preceded in death by his son, Clarence "Tinky" Watts; grandson, Josh Watts; parents, Perry and Lillie Mae Watts; brother, Perry Watts, Jr.; sister, Ruth Watts Keith; brother-in-law, Garner Marvel Bailey; and aunt, Lois McCullough. He is survived by sons, Alton (Stephanie) Watts, Cortavious Watts, Corey Watts, and Cortez Watts; daughter, Courtney McCrary; brothers, Greg (Diane) Sanders, Gerald (Beverly) Sanders, and Eric Sanders; sisters, Gussie Francisco, Monica Bailey, Sonja Sanders, Yolanda Sanders; sister-in-law, Louise Watts; grandchildren, Devin, Kameron, Chase, Tarence, and Ashlin; 5 great-grandchildren, a host of nieces and nephews, one dedicated and dependable great niece, Jala Usher; 5 dependable nephews, Rev. Ray Jones, Shawn Usher, Pedrick Watts, Demetric Watts, Keith Jones; and a loving family of cousins and friends.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, December 4, 2021 at Clark Funeral Home, 4373 Atlanta Highway, Hiram, GA 30141, at 1:00pm. The family will receive friends in the Clark Funeral Home Chapel before the service from 11:00am until the service begins at 1:00pm. Interment will follow at Paulding Memorial Gardens.
Clark Funeral Home is honored to care for the family during this difficult time. Condolences may be left for the family on the tribute wall of our website at samclarkfuneralhome.com.