Posted: Sat 2:48 PM, Mar 23, 2013
Mr. Billy Joe Willis, 70, of the Ewell Community of Ozark, died March 20, 2013, in Flowers Hospital.
Funeral services will be graveside 1:00 P. M. Friday, March 22, 2013, in Ewell Cemetery with Reverend Floyd Ingram officiating. Interment will follow with Holman Funeral Home of Ozark directing.
Mr. Willis was born June 12, 1942 in Dale County to the late Clarence Zona Willis and Willie Wayne Ellett Willis. He had worked at Fort Rucker with various aircraft maintenance contractors as an aircraft mechanic for twenty-five years until his retirement. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Betty Danner; one brother, Larry Willis.
Survivors include his wife, Carol Hildreth Casey Willis of Ewell;
two daughters and sons-in-law, Donna Kaye and Jeffery Ross of Sharpsburg, Georgia, Lorri Ann and Paul Ernhart of Newnan, Georgia;
four grandchildren, Kaley Ross, Nicholas Ross, Logan Ernhart, and Mason Ernhart;
one sister, Patsy Gray.
Several nieces and nephews also survive.