Obituary: Valrey Watson

The Rev. Valrey Watson

Sister Valrey Watson died November 18, 2021 at Toronto, Ontario, at age of 82.

Born February 7, 1939, at St. Mary, Jamaica, she was a daughter of Harold and Edna Tennant. Sister Watson attended Shortwood Training College, Kingston, Jamaica; York University, Toronto, Ontario; and Emory School of Theology, Atlanta, Ga.. She was ordained a Deacon in the Moravian ministry October 15, 1989.

She was united in marriage to Ralford Watson on April 14, 1962, at Kingston, Jamaica. She served First Moravian Church, Stone Mountain, Ga. and Fellowship Moravian Church, Brooklyn, N.Y.. She entered into retirement February 7, 2004.

  Sister Watson is survived by sons, Warren and Craig; and  daughter, Karen. She was predeceased by her husband, Ralford, August 27, 2021.

Memorial services were held in Toronto.