Dollie N. (Watkins) Isaacson

June 28, 2020


Dollie Nadine (Watkins) Isaacson, 73, of Danville, IL, passed away on Sunday, June 28, 2020.  She was born in Sikeston, MO on December 26, 1946 the daughter of Arnold Watkins and Josephine (Lowery) Watkins.  Dollie married the love of her life, John Isaacson, on July 28, 1965, he survives.  Also surviving is her daughter, Amanda Lester (Ron Tatman significant other) of Fairmount, IL; Her grandchildren, Joshua Lester of Bend, OR and Nicholas Lester of Indianola, IL; her brothers Donald (Teresa) Watkins of Defiance, OH, Scott (Kim) Watkins of Bismark, IL; her sister Debbie (Kenny) Britt of Advance, MO; her half-brother, Wesley Watkins and many nieces and nephews.  She is preceded in death by her parents, her brothers, Arnold Watkins and Johnnie Watkins; her sister, Brenda Booe; her niece, Tammy Cromer and great niece Makaylah Watson and her half-brother, Kevin Watkins. 

Dollie was a loving home maker who was devoted to her loving husband and family whom she cherished dearly.  She loved playing Bingo, rummaging and was an avid reader.  Special mention to her caregiver, Kristen Griffin who gave her much comfort and wonderful care during her valiant fight with cancer. Dollie was the matriarch of her family and will forever be missed.

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