November 25, 2012

Nellie Mae (Watts) Latta

BURNETTSVILLE — Nellie Mae (Watts) Latta, 62, of Burnettsville passed away at 4:46 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, at Logansport Memorial Hospital.

Born on May 1, 1950 in Lake Cicott, she was the daughter of late George Washington and Lena (Boocher) Watts.  On July 7, 1968, she married Mitchell D. Latta, Sr., who survives.

She was formerly employed at Burger King in Monticello and she was a homemaker.

Nellie was a member of Burnettsville First Baptist Church. She was an Elvis fan and she enjoyed shopping and collecting angels and Indian dolls.  She also loved spending time with her family.

Survivors include her husband, Mitchell D. Latta Sr. of Burnettsville; her children, Barbara E. Latta of Burnettsville, Shelly J. Haskins and husband Kenny of Monticello, Mitchell D. Latta Jr. and wife Amanda of Monticello and Blenda Mae Krug and husband Darren of Burnettsville; brothers, George Watts of Logansport, Virgil Watts of Logansport, Wayne Watts of Burnettsville and Roy Watts of Burnettsville; sisters, Pearl “Skip” Baker of West Milton, Ohio, and Marge Foster and husband Jim of Logansport; 13 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. She is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and many friends.

She was also preceded in death by her grandchildren, Shelby Ann Latta, Ashley Haskins and Kathleen Haskins; brothers, Warren and Morris Watts; and sister, Annabell Watts.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Burnettsville First Baptist Church, with Pastor Paul Scott officiating. Burial will be at Davis Cemetery, Burnettsville.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the time of the services at the church on Tuesday.

Online condolences and personal remembrances may be made to the Latta family at

Text Only | Photo Reprints
  • OBT-PT041814 Byers.jpg Janet Sue (Jones) Byers Janet Sue (Jones) Byers MESA, Ariz. — Janet Sue (Jones) Byers, 78, Mesa, Ariz., went home to be with the Lord at 11:30 a.m. April 7, 2014. She and her husband Jay Dee Byers spent 55 plus years together. They both graduated from Logansport High School

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dean E. Jones ROCHESTER -- Dean E. Jones, 85, Rochester, formerly of Kewanna, passed away at 6:50 a.m. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Harrison-Metzger-Rans Funeral Home, Kewanna

    April 24, 2014

  • Jose L. Jimenez Jose L. Jimenez, 61, Logansport passed away at 5:57 p.m. Saturday, April 19, 2014, at Logansport Memorial Hospital. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at All Saints Catholic Church, with Father Michael McKinney officiating. Arrange

    April 24, 2014

  • Helen Hughes MULBERRY -- Helen Hughes, 93, formerly of Delphi, passed away on Saturday, April 19, 2014, at Mulberry Health & Retirement Community, Mulberry. Visitation will be 1 p.m. until the 2 p.m. service on Thursday at Davidson Funeral Home, Delphi. Pastor Da

    April 23, 2014

  • Thomas Eugene Brooks BRINGHURST -- Thomas Eugene Brooks, 78, Bringhurst, passed away at 6:58 p.m. Saturday, April 19, 2014, at IU Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Baker-Abbott Funeral Home, Flora, with the Rev. Larry DeVos off

    April 23, 2014

  • Patsy (Massengill) Phillips DELPHI -- Patsy (Massengill) Phillips, 57, Delphi, passed away on Monday, April 21, 2014, at her home. Services will be 7 p.m. Friday at Davidson Funeral Home, Delphi. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. until time of services Friday at the funeral home.

    April 23, 2014

  • Lyman Arthur 'Bud' King ROCHESTER -- Lyman Arthur "Bud" King, 91, Rochester, passed away at 11:07 p.m. Monday, April 21, 2014, at his home, surrounded by his loving family. Born Sept. 9, 1922, in Fulton County, he was the son of the late Virgil and Fleetie (Crippen) King. O

    April 23, 2014

  • Nada M. Wiseman DAYTON, Ohio -- Nada M. Wiseman, 78, Dayton, Ohio, formerly of Monticello, passed away on Friday, April 18, 2014, in Dayton, Ohio. Celebration of life service will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Miller-Roscka Funeral Home, Monticello, with the Rev. Chris Dod

    April 23, 2014

  • Dr. Joseph Robert Lemoine

    Dr. Joseph Robert Lemoine, 64, Logansport and Cleveland, Miss., passed away at 5:20 p.m., Thursday, April 17, 2014, at Millers Merry Manor, Logansport. Born on Aug. 26, 1949, in Lafayette, La., he was the son of the late Dr. Joseph and June (Hawkins)

    April 22, 2014

  • Brianna Fern Rylands PERU -- Brianna Fern Rylands, 1, Peru, passed away at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne on Sunday, April 20, 2014. Funeral services will be at 5 p.m. Thursday at McClain Funeral Home, Denver, with Pastor Darlen DeHaai officiating. A time of visitation

    April 22, 2014

Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide

Should mushroom hunters be allowed to forage off-trail in Indiana state parks?

     View Results
Featured Ads
AP Video

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.