Louise Watson passed away Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at Rogue Valley Medical Center. A memorial service will be held 1:00 p.m. Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 1st United Methodist Church in Medford, Ore. John or Linda Tucker will be officiating.

Louise was born January 31, 1940 in Highland Park, Michigan to Joseph Daley and Edna Edith (Hayter) Daley. She married Neil Watson August 29, 1964 in Long Beach, Calif. She worked as an editor, writer, and reporter. Louise was a member of the Oregon Press Women, Lords and Ladies Square Dance Club, and United Methodist Women. She also enjoyed counted cross stitching and reading.

Louise is survived by her husband, Neil Watson; Mark (Melissa Cox) Watson; granddaughters, Abigail and Georgia; sister, Jan Muller; brother-in-law, Les Muller; and four nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice. Arrangements are being handled by Conger-Morris.