Rev. Andy Paul Watford, a resident of Dothan, died September 11, 2013 at his residence after a courageous battle with cancer. He was 47.
Funeral services were held September 13, 2013 at Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church with Reverends Larry Newton and Addis Habbard officiating. The family received friends prior to the service at the church. Burial followed in Big Creek United Methodist Church cemetery with Southern Heritage directing.
Andy was born to Bennie Paul and Jimmie Thomley Watford on December 25, 1965 and was a lifelong resident of Houston County. He owned and operated Watford Welding and drove bus #886 for Rehobeth. Andy also pastored Rocky Creek United Methodist Church where he loved to sing and play the guitar. He loved family and friends and truly enjoyed life to the fullest.
Andy is preceded in death by his father, Bennie Paul Watford.
Survivors include his wife, Olivia Watford, Dothan; two sons, Evan Paul Watford and Noah B. Watford, Dothan; mother, Jimmie Watford, Southern Junction; sister, Cyndia Watford, Southern Junction; several aunts, uncles and cousins.