Visitation will be from 12:30 until 1:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, at Collins-Burke Funeral Home Parlor prior to service. A graveside service will be at 2 p.m. on Friday at Dovertown Cemetery in Cordova. Donnie Hyche will officiate.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Mary Evelyn Taft.
He is survived by his wife of 71 years, Mary Ruth Willis of Cordova; daughter, Judy Willis of Cordova; sons, Arthur Willis (Myra) of Cordova and Sherman Willis of Jasper; brother, David Willis (Lucille) of Fayette; 10 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571