March 15, 1944 - February 5, 2014
Jim was born in Eugene, Ore. to Ted and Iona Watkins.
He was raised in Redmond Ore. and later moved to Portland where he met his wife Kathy. Jim joined the National Guard in 1965. He retired from UPS after 32 years. He lived in Troutdale, Ore. for 33 years.
He leaves behind the love of his life, wife of 48 years, Kathy; their daughter Angela; and one sister, Janice.
A celebration of life will be held at Mt. Scott Funeral Home @ 59th & Foster on Feb. 22, 2014 at 1:00 pm.