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James Earl "Jim" Willett
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Birth: Jan. 6, 1928
Rowan County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 17, 2005
Rowan County
North Carolina, USA

James Earl "Jim" Willett was a son of Phyleckster "Leck" Willett and Susan Sain Willett of Rowan Co., NC. He was married to the former Carol Mitchell. He was survived by his wife and their son, James Earl Willett, Jr. and by two grandchildren, Zack and Katie Willett.
His siblings were: John Willett, Wilbur Willett, Bill Willett, Mildred Willett, Frances Willett Coogan, Ruth "Kay" Willett Dickerson, Pat Willett Hall, Betty Willett Bollinger, and Hal Willett.
Jim was a graduate of Catawba College where he played football on the team that was the first team ever to win the Peach Bowl. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War. He retired from Cannon Mills after 43 years as supervisor in the Distribution Center. He was a member of First United Methodist Church. 
West Lawn Memorial Park
China Grove
Rowan County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Martha Mitchem
Record added: Dec 20, 2011
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James Earl Jim Willett
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- Martha Mitchem
 Added: Dec. 20, 2011

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