Son of John Hatch and Alice (Carroll) Watkins.
Born: Mesa, Maricopa County, Arizona.
Died: Mesa, Maricopa County, Arizona.
Buried: City of Mesa Cemetery, Mesa, Maricopa County, Arizona.
Married: Lee Ann Randall Unknown in Unknown.

Dale Carroll Watkins , born May 27, 1957 in Mesa, Arizona, passed away October 1, 2010 in Mesa, Arizona.

He is survived by the love of his life; " his bride" Lee Ann and loving daughter Jessica Ann, a brother Karl Watkins (Beverly), two sisters Bunny Fuller (George) and Norma Watkins.

He worked for Salt River Project for 20 years starting out as a temporary welder and advancing to a full time lineman. He worked as a Project Manager on the Mead-Phoenix Project and took the opportunity to learn all that he could which allowed him to get a B.S. degree in Computer Science. This degree landed him the position of Project Manager at HP for the next 10 years. At the time of his death, he was employed by Salt River Project, once again, as a Project Manager at the Navajo Generating Station in Page, Arizona.

Dale is preceded in death by his parents, John Hatch Watkins (Papa John) and Alice Carroll Watkins, and two nephews.

A visitation will be Tuesday, October 5, 2010 from 6-8 PM at Bunker's Garden Chapel, 33 N. Centennial Way, Mesa, Arizona. Funeral services will be at 10:00am, Wednesday May 6, 2010 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1266 South 32nd St., Mesa, Arizona. Interment will be at the Mesa City Cemetery, 1212 N. Center Street, Mesa, Arizona.