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William "Billy" Willis

December 21, 1925 ~ November 22, 2017 (age 91)

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William Ewell “Billy” Willis, age 91 of Belfast, died Wednesday, November 22, 2017 in NHC Lewisburg Healthcare.

Mr. Willis was a native of Belfast, Tennessee born on December 21, 1925 son of William Esmond and Julia Emmaline Glenn Willis.  He served his country in the U.S. Army during WWII in France and Germany.  He was a lifelong farmer, hunter and fisherman.  He was a member of Church Street Church of Christ.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Glenn Willis, and sister, Mary Neil Vaughn.  He is survived by his wife of seventy years, Alice Murriel Beatty Willis of Belfast, daughter, Linda Murriel (Gene) Clanton of the Wheel Community, two sons, Bobby Willis of Belfast, and Roston Glenn (Patty) Willis of Lewisburg,  three sisters, Julia Dean Woodward of Lewisburg, Knoxie Crocker of Guyton, Georgia, and Margaret Willis of Lewisburg, ten grandchildren, Billy Harmon, Brian Harmon, Bo Willis, Missy Blackburn, Margie Pen, Denise Hopper, Paul Gatlin, Josh Clanton, Micah KeKich, and Zach Owen.

Funeral services will be conducted by Bill Tankersley on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. from the chapel of London Funeral Home with burial to follow in Head Springs Cemetery with military honors.

The family will be at London Funeral Home Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until the funeral hour for visitation.

Serving as pallbearers will be Billy Harmon, Brian Harmon, Ray Beatty, W.D. Woodward, David Vaughn and Billy Willis.  Honorary bearers will be Jacky Hawkins, Bill Church, and R.E. Woodward.

London Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


 Service Information

Visitation
Saturday
November 25, 2017

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
London Funeral Home
324 W. Church St.
Lewisburg, TN 37091

Funeral Service
Saturday
November 25, 2017

11:00 AM
London Funeral Home
324 W. Church St.
Lewisburg, TN 37091


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