Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Willises in:
 • Grant Cemetery
 • Pascagoula
 • Jackson County
 • Mississippi
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Washington Irving Willis
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Feb. 6, 1860
Death: Aug. 19, 1896

The remains of Mr. W.I. Willis, who was shot and mortally wounded on Mr. Leon Godchaux's plantation near Napoleonville, La., arrived on the 11 o'clock p.m. train Thursday for interment in the cemetery at Pascagoula. The deceased was a native of Pascagoula and a nephew of Capt. John Foster our fellow townsman. The funeral is to take place this morning at 10 o'clock at Grant Cemetery, Pascagoula.
The Democrat Star, Aug 21, 1896 
Family links: 
  Julius Willis (1812 - 1881)
  Isabella Queen Grant Willis (1833 - 1902)
  Howard Grant Willis (1853 - 1923)*
  Julius Disney Willis (1857 - 1903)*
  Washington Irving Willis (1860 - 1896)
  Horace L Willis (1863 - 1875)*
*Calculated relationship
Grant Cemetery
Jackson County
Mississippi, USA
Created by: Jones
Record added: Oct 29, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30964496
Washington Irving Willis
Added by: Jones
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Deborah Barber
 Added: Feb. 11, 2016

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service