Obituary for Bobbi Lee (Tracy) Watts

Written by on April 30, 2019

GULFPORT MS – Bobbi Lee (Tracy) Watts, 46, passed away Saturday April 27th 2019. Bobbi was born September 5th, 1972, to Rebecca Lee Snider in Xenia, Ohio.


She graduated from Riverdale High School in 1990. In high school she participated in choir, band, Soundsations, and was co-editor of 1990 Talon yearbook. She was selected in 1989 to be a part of the All-Ohio State Fair Youth Choir and toured Europe with this choir. Graduated with a degree in Paralegal/ Word Processing, at University of Northwestern Ohio in 1992. She was a member of The American Legion Auxiliary, Beta Sigma Phi International, and First Presbyterian Church in Forest Ohio. She was an active member of the church’s youth group and adult choir. After college she worked as a paralegal in Dayton, Ohio. She would move on to become a teacher at CCS and CLCA in South Mississippi driven by her love for helping children learn. She spent her time participating in many groups such as Family Support group for NMCB1, being a Troop Leader for her daughter’s Daisy and Brownie Troop, and attended all of her daughter’s plays and soccer games. She was an avid Ohio State fan.


She is survived by her husband Chris Watts, whom she married July 2, 1994; her daughter, Becca Lee Watts; mother, Rebecca Lee Snider and mother-in-law, Trixie Watts. Also, her fur children, Woody Lee Watts and Scarlett Gray Watts.  She was preceded in death by maternal Grandparents Dorothy and Lee Jay Snider and father-in-law Norman Watts.


Visitation will be held from 4-8pm on Friday May 3, 2019 in Clark Shields Funeral Home, Forest.  Funeral services will be held at 10:30am on Saturday May 4, 2019 also at the funeral home with Rev. Mary Curtis officiating.  Internment will follow at Hueston Cemetery.  Memorial contributions can be made to the American Diabetes Association or First Presbyterian Church of Forest in care of Clark Shields Funeral Home 301 S. Patterson St. Forest, OH 45843.  To share a memory or send a condolence please visit

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