Dan Carson Watkins

Dan Carson Watkins, 64, passed away on November 10, 2020 at his home in Richmond, Mo. He was born on November 30,1955 to Hurshel and Alice (Wright) Watkins.

Dan graduated from Braymer High School in 1973. He retired from the Missouri Department of Transportation in 2010.

Dan married his wife, Kathy, on December 5, 1992 and together they created a loving family of six children.

Dan was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers, Hurshel Duane, James Wesley, and Tom.

Dan is survived by his wife, Kathy; his son, Dan II and wife, Christian, of Cowgill, Mo.; his daughter, Jennifer (Daues) and husband, Chris, of St Louis, Mo.; his son, Paul Staley and wife, Kim, of Richmond, Mo.; his daughter, Samantha (Hassey) and husband, Jason, of Tucson, Ariz.; his daughter, Jessica Staley and husband, Phillip Corwin, of Richmond, Mo.; his son, Levi Staley and wife, Laura Reed, of Richmond, Mo.; his brother, Brian Watkins and wife, Marla, of Excelsior Springs, Mo.; and a total of 13 grandchildren who adored their Papa.

A memorial service is scheduled for Thursday, November 12 at Polo United Methodist Church in Polo, Mo. Visitation is from 3:00 to 4:15 p.m. with memorial service following.

Arrangements in care of Bross & Spidle Funeral Home, Excelsior Springs.

Our Sincere Condolences

So sorry for your loss, sending  prayers for your family.
Romona Smith

Kathy and family, so sorry for your loss, may God watch over you in this troubled time!!! You are in my thoughts!!!
Cheryl Anderson

I’m so sorry for your loss, prayers and thoughts are for you and the family. Dan was a amazing employee at the Kearney Maintenance Building. He was a true friend to all of us he will be missed.
Bill Glazier

Jen we are so sorry for your loss. Keeping you all in our prayers.
Eddie and Kristi