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Mary Harbor Watson

Pause Days Gone By by Bruce H. Zimmerman (ASCAP)
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“Dear Watson Family, Harbor was a good friend. I wish she were with us and could see us now. When ever I was sad she would come and...Read More »
1 of 64 | Posted by: Zoe Thorsell - Charleston, SC

“Harbor u left this world ro soon i will always have u in my heart and always emani mcneal cried i did too hugs for harbor we all love u ”
2 of 64 | Posted by: Zoey Crisman - South carolina, SC

“I know harbor is in a better place now but it feels really sad that she is not here with us. ”
3 of 64 | Posted by: Sullivan Spivey - Charleston, SC

“Dear Watson family, even though I didn't get to personally get to meet harbor I wish I did. Every time I saw her she had a smile on her face. But...Read More »
4 of 64 | Posted by: Sullivan SPIVEY - Charleston, SC

“Dear Watson family, I am so sorry to hear the news. Even though I personally did not get to meet harbor. I past by her In the hallways and saw her st...Read More »
5 of 64 | Posted by: Sully Spivey - Charleston,SC, SC

“harbor i really miss you she was my best friend till the end she still is we used to play gymnastics and dance together she was a good friend to me...Read More »
6 of 64 | Posted by: zoey crisman - south carolina, SC

“Turner. Our hearts are broken having heard this terrible news. I will pray for you and Owen to find strength. You are loved. All love,Sheila ”
7 of 64 | Posted by: Sheila Wertimer

“Oh Turner! I just heard and I am SO sorry! My heart is breaking for you! All my love. ”
8 of 64 | Posted by: Jen Blalock - friend

“Harbor was my best friend i cried a lot but I know shes in a better place now R.I.P Love u❤ ”
9 of 64 | Posted by: Emani Mcneal - Charleston, SC

“She is in a better place now ”
10 of 64 | Posted by: Omariah Coaxum - Charlestown, SC

“She was my closest friend ”
11 of 64 | Posted by: Omariah Coaxum - Charstlon, SC

“I'm happy to meet Harbor. I miss her a lot. I'm sorry to lost her but I know he is happy at the heaven ”
12 of 64 | Posted by: Miranda Fuentes - Charleston, SC

“I am happy that I was your friend since Kindergarten in Mrs. Jarrard's class. I was happy when we had Mrs. Pittman together and Mrs. Cabell.I am very...Read More »
13 of 64 | Posted by: Aaron Traeger - Charleston, SC

“So very sorry to hear of your loss. You are in our prayers ”
14 of 64 | Posted by: Fran Parker-Dickerson - York, SC

“I am so sorry. I didnt know Harbor but jy brother did. He cried for ever and i did too. Just rember Harbor wouldnt want us to cry over her celebrate...Read More »
15 of 64 | Posted by: Jasmine Wilson - SC - friend

“This is Erin, Malachai's mom, leaving the message Malachai asked me to send to you. I am very sorry about Harbor. She was always nice to me and to...Read More »
16 of 64 | Posted by: Malachai Miller - Charleston, SC

“So sorry for your loss! My thoughts and prayers are with you! ”
17 of 64 | Posted by: Sherry Rabon - Salem, SC

“Turner and Family, our hearts break for all of you . Please know we are in constant prayer for you and pray that God will wrap you in his loving arms...Read More »
18 of 64 | Posted by: Calvin and Patti Owings - Laurens, SC

“I used to know Harbor from dance. She was the sweetest and I miss her so much. This doesn't feel real ”
19 of 64 | Posted by: Emmy Martin - Charleston, SC

“Chris and I are so sorry for your loss. We can't imagine what you guys are going through. If there is anything you guys need, please reach out to us....Read More »
20 of 64 | Posted by: Gina Hall - Charleston, SC

“Dear Turner and Owen, there are no words that could possibly express how sorry I am for what happened to Harbor. She was taken from this world far...Read More »
21 of 64 | Posted by: Vanessa Koegler - Charleston, SC

“I'm really sorry about what happened to Harbor. She was always so sweet. I loved her so much and I miss her too. Back when she used to dance with us-...Read More »
22 of 64 | Posted by: Grace Martin - Charleston, SC

“Jim, my deepest sympathy on the heart breaking news of your precious Mary. Keeping you and your Family close in my thoughts and prayers. ”
23 of 64 | Posted by: Becky Belknap - Greenville, SC

“Harbor you are such a good friend and a great dancer. You were always so happy. always caring for others. I know GOD has you in good hands.I miss...Read More »
24 of 64 | Posted by: Dillyn Rickborn - Charleston, SC

“Harbor, you were such a great dancer and a such good friend I know you are in a better place now I know my sister will open her arms for you and take...Read More »
25 of 64 | Posted by: Helen Drolet - Charleston, SC

“Turner, I was so very heartbroken for you to hear this, I cannot imagine sweet Turner what you are going through, William and I are out of town but...Read More »
26 of 64 | Posted by: Ingrid Welch - Chas, SC - Friend

“Harbor was a good friend and when I was sad she would cheer me up. Ever since I met her she was a really good friend. Harbor would make funny faces...Read More »
27 of 64 | Posted by: Hannah Aanstoos - Charleston, SC

“My thoughts and prayers are with you, Turner and Owen. Harbor was in my class at the island school when she was 3/4. I will never forget her amazing...Read More »
28 of 64 | Posted by: Jen Guidry - Johns island, SC

“I miss you harbor and I send prayers ”
29 of 64 | Posted by: Aiyanna Grove - Summerville

“Dear Mary's family Harbor is a great kid and she is nice and we miss her so much everyone was cry at school still today but I know and they know she...Read More »
30 of 64 | Posted by: Samaria Mckinley - Johns island, SC

“I send my condolences to the entire family. I will keep you in my prayers. ”
31 of 64 | Posted by: John Cobb - Chas - Teacher

“Turner and Family, you are and have always been in our hearts and prayers. ”
32 of 64 | Posted by: Amanda Reichlyn - California, CA

“I'm very sorry for your family loss, it's especially tragic to lose someone so young.may God give you strength and comfort during your grief...Read More »
33 of 64 | Posted by: D - NC

“Mary Jo and Edward are the grand parents of my daughter, Maura and have known Chad for a long time. We are very sorry for the loss of your beautiful...Read More »
34 of 64 | Posted by: Cindy and Brett Kimm - Hermitage, TN

“We are praying for your family and that you find strength and peace during this time. ”
35 of 64 | Posted by: Megan (Connor's Mom) Martin - SC

“Harbor you were one of the best little dancers that went to Just dance. Owen we all love you. We wish the best for your family. ”
36 of 64 | Posted by: Faith Tranchida - Charleston, SC

“Harbor was the best little dancer I have ever known in my life. She loves to dance and I know that because she told me herself. I know we all miss...Read More »
37 of 64 | Posted by: Jenna Jones - Charleston, SC

“I'm so sorry that this happened to you and your family.We are lifting you up.please please reach out to your Footprints Family.We love you . ”
38 of 64 | Posted by: Suzy Manzi - Hertford, NC

“Dear Owen,We love you and have missed you. Our hearts are with you and your family at this most difficult time, and every day forward. ”
39 of 64 | Posted by: Patrick Hayes - Charleston, SC

40 of 64 | Posted by: Rick & Linda Jordan - SC - Friend

“When all of us heard the news, we all cried. We love you and Owen so much! At field day we all cheered you and Owen on! We love you guys! ”
41 of 64 | Posted by: Storey Rose Donn - Charleston, SC

“Our hearts are broken for your family and we are praying for strength and peace to guide you during this unimaginable tragedy. ”
42 of 64 | Posted by: Jason and Chantel Fitzsimmons - SC

“To Joe and your precious family. So sad to hear about your sweet granddaughter. Know this is a difficult time. Am keeping you in our prayers and...Read More »
43 of 64 | Posted by: Sandra Spillers Davis - SC

“Praying for peace and comfort in the coming days and healing in time. ”
44 of 64 | Posted by: Peggy Batts - Elm City, NC

“I am praying for Joe Gresham and family. ”
45 of 64 | Posted by: Greg Gault - Greenville, SC

“There are no words. Empathy and love to all. I believe God has a new angel in His Kingdom. ”
46 of 64 | Posted by: Paul Meleady Jr - Morgantown, WV

“I am heartbroken over this news. I will certainly keep you and your family in my prayers.Love,Terri ”
47 of 64 | Posted by: Terri Owens - MOUNT PLEASANT, SC

“Josh, Turner, Owen and family, I grew up with Josh in Wilson, NC and was so heartbroken to hear the news. My heart aches for each of you, as I know...Read More »
48 of 64 | Posted by: Anya Poythress Capps - Wilson, NC

“What a precious light Harbor brought into this world with her laugh, her smile, and her sense of humor. Though dark right now, I have faith that...Read More »
49 of 64 | Posted by: Beth Goodier - Mt Pleasant, SC

“We are so saddened by the loss of your precious daughter Mary Harbor. And can not begin to imagine how devastated the entire family is, and the...Read More »
50 of 64 | Posted by: Sarah Long Kennedy - Greenville, SC

“We are so saddened by the loss of your precious daughter Mary Harbor. And can not begin to imagine how devastated the entire family is, and the...Read More »
51 of 64 | Posted by: Sarah Long Kennedy - Greenville, SC

“I am so sorry for your loss. Turner I lift you & your family in prayer. I am so sorry. ”
52 of 64 | Posted by: Paula (P.J.) Lyles - Laurens, SC

“Hi Turner,Our hearts are heavy and ache for you at this difficult time. I pray God pours upon you an abundance of love, peace, and serenity. We love...Read More »
53 of 64 | Posted by: Donna and Leah Herrin - SC

“Praying for you and your family. So very sorry for your loss. ”
54 of 64 | Posted by: Keith and Pam Blore - Laurens, SC

“M sincerest condolences Turner to you and your family during this most difficult time. I am so very sorry for your loss and I wish you nothing but...Read More »
55 of 64 | Posted by: Cynthia Kennedy - Charleston, SC

“I am so sorry for your loss! My heart breaks for you all. I will be praying for you all. ”
56 of 64 | Posted by: Sabrina Reid - Laurens, SC

“To the family of Mary Harbor Watson, We are friends of Mary Jo and Edward Stancil and we just wanted to say how very, very sorry we are in the...Read More »
57 of 64 | Posted by: Tony & Mary Long - Wilson, NC

“Our Hearts break so hurtful and sad Our daughter Prayer and Son Matt is friends of you and we sending our Love and deepest condolences ”
58 of 64 | Posted by: Billie Jean and Joseph Singleton - SC

“I am so very sorry for your loss!! I have no words! She was such a sweet beautiful little girl!!! Please know that I am here if you need anything at...Read More »
59 of 64 | Posted by: Kimberly Bradley - Family Friend

“There are no words. Heaven acquired a precious, beautiful, dancing angel. You are in my thoughts and prayers.Gwen(Cheryl's Mother) ”
60 of 64 | Posted by: Gwen Greer - Florence, SC

“Our hearts are broken. We are sorry for your loss. May Harbor be dancing with the Angels. We are praying for peace for you. Love, Paul, Kerry, Stacia...Read More »
61 of 64 | Posted by: Kerry Nowosielski - Summerville, SC

“Turner and Owen,There are no words to express my heartfelt sympathy to you and your family. This is such a terrible tragedy and loss. May God bless...Read More »
62 of 64 | Posted by: Ann Fluty - DURHAM, NC - Friend

“I'm praying God puts his loving arms around all of you at this extremely difficult time. Love y'all immensely. ”
63 of 64 | Posted by: Sheilah Hill - Charleston, SC

“Hello Turner,We are so deeply sorry for your loss; our hearts are breaking for you. We pray that God will hold you close in His arms during these...Read More »
64 of 64 | Posted by: Tammy and Savannah Smith - SC

Mary Harbor Watson, 8, of Charleston, South Carolina, entered into eternal rest Wednesday, March 28, 2018. A Celebration of Life Service will be held Saturday, March 31, 2018 in J. HENRY STUHR INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway at 1:00 p.m. The family will receive friends 12:00 p.m. until the time of service.

Harbor was born April 10, 2009 in Charleston, SC, daughter of Joshua Owen Watson and Turner Gresham Watson. She was a 3rd grader at Drayton Hall Elementary School. Harbor was vibrant, and loved to dance competitively, enjoyed tap, contemporary and ballet styles, she danced 3 to 6 days a week. Harbor enjoyed painting, drawing reading, she was a great student. She may have been the youngest - but she was in charge.

She is survived by her mother, Turner Watson of Charleston, SC, father, Josh Watson of Raleigh, NC, brother, Owen Watson of Charleston, SC; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. James L. Miers of Charleston, SC, Mr. and Mrs. Joe J. Gresham of Murrells Inlet, SC, Mr. and Mrs. Edward Stancil of Wilson, NC, and Mr. Donnie Ray Watson of Wilson, NC; aunts, uncles and cousins, Leigh and Kamen Lightsey, and children Cooper and Kaleigh; Christina Watson, and children Eli, Gabe and Sam; Daniel Strange, and daughter Ela; Will Hickerson, and daughter Maddy; Ashley Hickerson; Chris and Gina Myers and children C.J. and Hiley and Brody; Lauren Miers, and son Austin Miers.