Elsie Watson, 86, of Niagara Falls entered into eternal rest March 29, 2009. Born July 30, 1922 the daughter of the late Ruby Barnes and Willie Bracely. She grew up in Vicksburg, MS and moved to Niagara Falls in 1947. She was a member of Christ Redemption Tabernacle Church and a former member of Emanuel Baptist Church. Surviving is her husband of 63 years, Bennie Watson; eight children, Bennie (Patricia) Jr., Shely Thomas (late Willie), Helen (George) Drain, Rutherford Sr. (Barbara), Harvey (Elnora), Calvin (Saundra), Warren (Joyce) and Michael Watson; 23 grandchildren, 51 great-grandchildren; brother, Cornelius Jones; sister, Susie Perkins; also a host of other relatives. Visitation Thursday 6-8 PM in the Christ Redemption Tabernacle Church. Funeral 11 AM Friday. Burial Niagara Falls Memorial Park. Arrangements are by WILLIAMSON FUNERAL HOME, 635 Main Street, Niagara Falls, NY. Visit www.legacy.com/niagara-gazette for on-line guest register.