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“Mrs. Ruth was always such a joy to be around. She was a really sweet lady. We miss her at RWES! ”
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Funeral services for Mrs. Ruth Ann Willis will be held 10 AM Monday, December 4, 2017 at Redwater Facility Building with Rev. Robert Patrick officiating. Burial will be in Old Mt. Zion Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 12 Noon Saturday, December 2, 2017 at Redwater Facility Building. John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Willis, 76, passed away Friday, December 1, 2017 at her residence. She was preceded in death by her parents, Ike Billy and Jeannie Campbell Billy; sisters, Katie Willis, Lily Billy, Rose Wilson and Nannie Mitch; brothers, Cephus Billy, John Billy, Lewis Billy and Larry Billy.

Survivors include spouse, Kirby N. Willis; daughters, Dianne Hickman, Dana Meely, Darlene Willis and Dorcas Willis; sons, Dewayne Billy and Kimball Willis, sisters, Clarice Billy and Nancy Sockey; brothers, Herman Billie, Sampson Billy and Carson Billy; (14) grandchildren and (12) great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers are Glen Billie, Brian Billie, Kyle John, Charles Battiest, Rodrick Sockey, Dylan Dixon, Jeremy Billie, Michael Willis,

Honorary Pallbearers are Gilbert Willis and Trey Tubby