Watson, William Virgil
December 30, 1930
WAR VETERAN DIES OF HUNTING ACCIDENT
COLUMBIA Tenn.. Dec. 30
---William Virgil Watson, 37, farmer and World War
veteran, died at Kings Daughters' hospital here at
2 o'clock this morning from a gunshot wound received
Monday while on a hunting trip.
Watson was shot accidentally by his cousin and
hunting companion, Fitzhugh Watson, 33.
Watson, a member of the Cumberland Presbyterian
Church, was widely known here. He was a native of
Among his survivors are his widow, one child, and
a brother, Fred Watson.
Funeral services will he held at 11 o'clock
Wednesday morning at home of his parents,
Mr. and Mrs. L. S. Watson, at Park's Mill.