SYLVESTER -- Mr. William L. "Bill" Willis, 79, of Sylvester died Monday December 10, 2012 at Sylvester Health Care.

The funeral service will be held at 4:30 PM Wednesday December 12, 2012 at Pine Forest Baptist Church with interment to follow in the church cemetery with the Rev. Roy Carroll officiating.

Mr. Willis was born on November 20, 1933 in Worth County to the late William Cleveland and Emma Jewel Mayo Willis and lived here all his life. He was a retired electrician with Glover Electric and enjoyed fishing. Mr. Willis served in the United States Army and was a member of Pine Forest Baptist Church.

Survivors include his sons, Scott Willis (Pansy) of Oxford, AL, Todd Willis (Kandi) of Anniston, AL; daughter, Christy Davidson of Anniston, Al; brothers, Bobby Willis and Ernest Willis of Sylvester; sisters, Ann Welch and Latrelle Glover of Sylvester; grandchildren, Kim Martin (Todd), Joshua Webb, Bailey Willis, Rachel Willis, Cody Shears and Caleb Shears; 3 great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 3:30 PM until service hour at Pine Forest Baptist Church.

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