Watkins, age 37, of McKinney went to be with his Lord Jesus on June 24, 2020.
Greenville, Texas on June 3, 1983 to Rod and Karen Watkins, Cody graduated from
Caddo Mills High School in 2001 and University of North Texas at Denton in 2005
with a business degree. He went on to get his teaching certification and began
a career in teaching at Prosper ISD, Caddo Mills ISD and Lawler Middle School
Cody had a
passion for tennis, golf, and most of all teaching. He found joy in seeing his
students excel, and always found time to coach his math and science teams. His
giving and caring heart touched everyone that he knew. He was a loving son,
brother and an amazing uncle to his niece and nephews. He left this world too
soon and he will be dearly missed, but he is now home with his Heavenly Father.
survived by his parents of Caddo Mills, TX; sister Amy Berthold and husband
Robert of Orange Grove, TX; brother Brian Watkins and wife Teresa of Houston,
TX; niece Addison Berthold and nephews Tyson Berthold, Jack and Drew Watkins.
He is also survived by loving aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends.
Cody was preceded
in death by his grandparents Jack and Laverne Watkins and Jack and Doris
Pearce, aunts Cathy Watkins Benedict and Jackie Pearce Kennard.
Service will be held at a later date. The family would like to thank all those
who have prayed and expressed their love and condolences and especially for the
support and assistance from his friends.