Concetta Watts

LITTLE ROCK -Concetta Marie Watts, 78, of Little Rock received eternal life July 5, 2014. She was born January 21, 1936 in Pine Bluff, Ark. the daughter of Charles P. and Josephine Russo Messina. Marie graduated from Pine Bluff High School and St. Joseph School of Nursing in Memphis. She retired from McClellan VA Hospital in Little Rock after over 30 years of service as a Registered Nurse. Marie had a sparkling personality, loved her family and grandchildren, and enjoyed cooking.

Preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Charles D. Messina and Rocky Messina, she is survived by her husband of 56 years, Grover C. Watts of Little Rock; daughter, Lisa Kosmitis (Kim) of Pine Bluff; son Michael Joseph Watts (Robin D.) of Little Rock; grandchildren, Kristen, Alexandra and Phillip Kosmitis, and Michael Chad and Adam Joseph Watts.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at Christ the King Catholic Church with Father John Wakube, Celebrant. Entombment will follow in Pinecrest Mausoleum. Rosary service with visitation following will be at 6 p.m. this evening (Tuesday) at Christ the King Church. Memorials may be made to one’s favorite charity. To sign the online guestbook, go to