Otis Watson was born January 18, 1929 to his parents Charlie and Mary Watson in Aberdeen, MS. He was the 10th child to this union. Later, after moving to East Chicago, IN, Otis worked at Inland Steel for 30 plus years before retiring. Otis Watson passed away Monday, August 20, 2018 at the age of 89. He is preceded in death by parents Charlie and Mary Watson; sisters Beulah Watson and Lillie Henderson and two brothers Noah Watson and BM Watson. Otis leaves to cherish his memories his son Otis Dontrell Watson; siblings Waver Watson, Charles (Vanita) Watson, Excell Watson, Almedia Watson, and Birdie Watson and a host of other nieces, nephews, other family and friends.