The Times West Virginian


January 23, 2014

Marc Watton

Marc Emerson Watton, 39, of Fairmont passed from this life Wednesday (Jan. 22, 2014) at his home after a lengthy illness.

He was born in Fairmont on Sept. 23, 1974, a son of Roberta Mae McKinney Watton of Fairmont and the late William M. Watton.

Marc was a 1992 graduate of East Fairmont High School. He previously worked as a groundskeeper at Grandview Memorial Gardens. He paid close attention to detail to ensure everything was right. He enjoyed lifting weights and watching the Mountaineers.

In addition to his mother, Mr. Watton is survived by a daughter, McKayla Sloan of Grafton; a son, Mason R. Watton of Fairmont; and two brothers and sisters-in-law, William M. “Bill” Watton II and his wife Nikki of Grafton, and Charles Robert “Bob” Watton and his wife Cynthia of Fairmont.

In keeping with Marc’s wishes, his body will be cremated and there will be no funeral service. His family will receive friends at the Frey Home For Funerals (Addition Chapel A), 320 Madison St., Friday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Condolences may be sent to the family at either or

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