Services for Mr. Hayden Watkins were held Thursday, July 3, 2014, at 3 p.m. from John E. Stephens Chapel.

The Rev. John Stephens officiated. Interment was in Morrow Cemetery in the Dixon Community. John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services was in charge of local arrangements.

Hayden "PawPaw Noo Noo" Watkins, 79, died Monday, June 30, 2014, at Generations Nursing Home in Red Bay, Ala.

He was born August 30, 1934 to the late John Franklin Watkins and the late Adra Pearl Watkins in Neshoba County. He retired from Guntown School District after many years of service. He was a member of Alter Baptist Church.

Survivors include daughters, Cathy Davis of Tupelo, Dianna Vinson of Golden and Tina Caden of Belleville, Ill.; eight granddaughters; and several great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and several brothers and sisters.