Mrs Barbara A. Watrous

December 8, 1928 ~ February 7, 2021 (age 92)


Barbara Ann (Talbot) Watrous, 92, born December 8, 1928 to LeRoy Burton and Evelyn Irene (Murphy) Talbot, passed peacefully at home on February 7, 2021.

She was a 1946 graduate of Westerly High School. Through the years she was a Girl Scout Leader, Volunteer librarian at Ashaway Elementary School, and a member of Ashaway Elementary School PTA.
She was also a member of the Phebe Greene Ward Chapter, DAR and RI Society of Mayflower Descendants.

She met her late husband, Everett D. Watrous, Jr. the love of her life for 70 years at a church picnic.
She leaves behind four daughters, Mary (Richard) Sweeten, Cynthia (Michael) Dexter, Barbara Watrous, Debra Watrous, and son Everett D. Watrous III (Nancy), as well as seven grandchildren: Jeffrey, Dannielle, Jonathan, Steven, Everett IV, Jaime, and James, 3 step grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren, 3 step great grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her husband (May 2, 2019), sisters Dorothy Letterle, Ruth Boje, and grandson Michael Chad Sweeten.

Our deepest appreciation to Dr. Walter Scott Curtice, and the wonderful staff at Beacon Hospice. A special thanks to Megan RN, Amanda CNA, and Lee CNA for their compassionate care of our mother.
A private burial will be held at River Bend Cemetery, Westerly, RI.

Buckler-Johnston Funeral Home, 121 Main St., Westerly, RI will be assisting the family during this time.

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