Survivors include one daughter, Billie June Willis and husband, Joe of Spruce Pine; a grandson, Reverend Jacob Willis; one great-grandchild, Katherine June Willis, and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Saturday, Aug. 2, at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Henline-Hughes Funeral Home in Bakersville with Pastor Jacob Willis and Dennis Hartman officiating. The family received friends from 1:30 p.m. until the service hour. Interment followed in Bakersville Memorial Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Forgiven Ministries, c/o Scottie Barnes, P.O. Box 117, 200 Macedonia Church Road, Taylorsville, NC 28681.
Mitchell News-Journal 8/6/2014