Derrick Charles Waters Sr.

Derrick Charles Waters Sr., age 55, of Nelsonville, Ohio, passed away November 13, 2022, at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, Ohio.

Derrick was born March 2, 1967, in Chicago, Illinois. He worked at Anchor Hocking. Derrick enjoyed fishing, working on cars, and playing pool, basketball, cards, and dominos. He loved being a grandfather to all his grandchildren. He loved spending time with his family and friends.               

Surviving are his father, Charles (Pamela) Waters of Pennsylvania; his wife, Pamela Barnes-Waters of Benton Harbor, MI; children, Senequa Barnes of Columbus, Lavelle (Amy) Waters of Nelsonville, Deangelo (Jennetta) Waters of Logan; Derrick (Ashley) Waters Jr. of Nelsonville, Janae (Eric) Hafley of Niles, MI, Brieena Waters of Holland, MI, and Constance Kimble of Georgia; 17 grandchildren; sister Mary Waters of Pennsylvania; aunts, Beatrice Glenn and Sheila Gills; uncle Craig Hayes; and several nieces and nephews..

Derrick was preceded in death by his mother, Joyce Waters; sister, Sonya Waters; grandmother, Ethel Hayes; and uncle, James Hayes.

Funeral services were held at 1:00 P.M., Saturday, November 26, 2022, at the Warren-Brown Funeral Home, Nelsonville, Ohio. Burial was held at a later date in Graceland Cemetery, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Calling hours were observed on Saturday, November 26, 2022, from 10 am to the time of service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to the funeral home to help with Derrick’s funeral expenses.