Carrie Colene Watson, 88, of Excelsior Springs, passed away Friday, July 19, 2019, in Excelsior Springs, MO. Visitation will be Tuesday, July 23, 2019, from 6-8pm at Hidden Valley Funeral Home of Excelsior Springs. The funeral will be held at 10am on Wednesday, July 24, 2019, at Hidden Valley Funeral Home of Excelsior Springs. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery, Excelsior Springs. Colene was born January 5, 1931, in Excelsior Springs, MO. She is the daughter of the late Ninan and the late Anna Faye (McFee) Stack. She married John Richard Watson on October 30, 1954 at Kansas City, Kansas. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Richard Watson on December 24, 2001. Colene liked to sew, crochet, do word searches, and quilting. She also like gardening and flowers. Colene loved to cook, especially for her friends and family. She enjoyed traveling and spending time with her family, her grandkids and great-grandkids. She is survived by two daughters: Connie (Steve) Smith of Excelsior Springs, MO, and Martha (Phil) Carney of Commiskey, IN; and two sons: John (Tonya) Watson of Excelsior Springs, MO, and Paul Watson of Excelsior Springs, MO; two sisters: Judy Martin and Carole Vance; one brother: Junior Stack; six grandchildren: Jason (Ashley) Smith, Troy Smith, Joshua Watson, Melissa (Kyle) Winters, Mitchell (Ashland) Bell, and Phillip (Lacy) Bell; and ten great-grandchildren: Sara Smith, Haley Smith, Bridget Smith, Jackson Smith, Avery Watson, Abi Watson, Dylan Winters, Darcy Winters, Hadlee Bell, and Henry Bell. Colene was preceded in death by her sister, Ozell Stack, sister, Sue Shelton, and brother, Jack Stack. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, PO Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718, www.cancer.org, Children’s Mercy, or Ronald McDonald House.