Obit: Judy Seaman

Obit: Judy Seaman

November 17th, 2012 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Judy Watts Seaman, loving wife, mother, daughter, and friend, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012, at the young age of 60.Judy was a lifetime member of Cross Road Baptist Church. She was a resident of Ooltewah, and graduated from Ooltewah High School in 1970. In 1981, she married the man of her dreams. She and her husband, Craig, were blessed to celebrate 31 wonderful years of marriage together.During her life she worked for Dupont, TVA, and the Hamilton County Board of Education. The last a position where she worked as a bus driver for special needs children, a position she truly loved. She elected an early retirement to spend time with her family and her children. She would always say that her children were her greatest accomplishment and loved them unconditionally. She is best described as the type of woman who would do anything for anyone and loved freely.Judy was preceded in death by father, Fred C. Watts; grandmothers, Russie Lawson Steele and Minnie Lee Watts; and grandfather, John W. Steele. She is survived by loving husband, Craig; son, Aaron; daughter and son-in-law, Veronica Seaman and Ben Arnold; mother, Bessie Steele Watts; brothers, Dennis, Jimmy, and Ricky Watts and numerous aunts, uncles, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews and cousins.Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Monday in the Valley View Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home with Rev. Mike Steele and Rev. Donnie Holder officiating.Interment will follow in New McDonald Cemetery in Ooltewah.The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the National Fibromyalgia Association at www.fmaware.org.Please share your thoughts and memories online at www.ChattanoogaValleyViewChapel.com.Arrangements by Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist, Valley View Chapel, 7414 Old Lee Highway, Chattanooga, TN 37421.