Mr. Danny “Foots” Watkins, of Gallatin, passed away Sunday, April 14, 2019. He was born on May 25, 1951 in Owenton, KY to the late George and Lois Watkins. Foots is also preceded in death by in laws, Tommy and Shirley Adams; and brother, Mike Adams
Foots was a member of First Baptist Church Gallatin. He was the operations manager and traveled with the Oak Ridge Boys for over 20 years. When he wasn’t working, he enjoyed playing golf, cheering on the Kentucky Wildcats, and taking care of his wife, Janet. They were married on August 19, 1977 and were married for 41 years.
Foots is survived by his loving wife, Janet Adams Watkins; daughter, Kara (Justin) Owen; siblings, Phyllis (Steve) Kidwell, David (Bobbie) Watkins, Linda (Jerry) Neuner, Sandy Reinert, Barbara (Kevin) O’Donnell, Cheryl (Mark) Hancock, Sheila Adams, Gene (Christina) Adams, and Jane (Tim) Sharp. Foots is also survived by numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews, and grand dog, Henry.
A life celebration will be held 3pm, Wednesday, April 17, 2019 in the chapel of Hendersonville Funeral Home. Family will receive friends from 12-3pm prior to the service. Hendersonville Memory Gardens, Funeral Home, and Cremation Center are in charge of arrangements. 353 East Main Street, Hendersonville TN 37075.
In lieu of flower donations may be made to the charity of your choice.