|Birth: ||Mar. 11, 1888|
|Death: ||Mar. 17, 1971|
Married 1st to Benjamin Masters, 2nd to Harve Willis, 3rd to Jack O'Neil, but was buried by her 1st husband.
MRS JACK O'NEIL, 83, DIES IN CAINSVILLE
ca March 25, 1971 , Cainsville News,
Cainsville, Harrison County, Missouri, USA
Mary Celesta Willis, daughter of the late Andrew J and Ella Willis was born on March 11, 1888 and passed away at her home on March 17, 1971 at the age of 83 years and six days. She lived most of her life in or near Cainsville, MO. She was a member of the Pentecostal ChurcH.
She was united in marriage to Benjamin F Masters on Mar 14, 1906. To this union four children were born. One son and her husband preceded her in death. On October 10, 1955, she was united in marriage to Jack O'Neil.
She was a loving mother and grandmother and a friend to everyone who knew her.
She leaves to mourn her husband, Jack; One daughter, Wilma D Stallsworth, Cainsville, Mo.; two sons, Woodrow W Masters and wife, Maxine of Springfield, Or., Cecil F Masters and wife, Delores, Portland, OR.; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren; one sister, Blanche Stallsworth, Cainsville; and two brothers, Howard Willis, and Tinnel Willis, both of Orland, Calif; nieces and nephews, and many other relatives.
Funeral services were held at the Stoklasa Funeral Home in Cainsville, MO., Saturday at 2 pm, March 20, 1971. Rev Earl Swafford, Cainsville, officiated. Mrs Iris Hudson sang the "Old Rugged Cross" and "God Understands". Carole Swaffprd accompanied her on the piano. Pallbearers were W V O'Neil, Junior Graham, Walter L Stallsworth, Elwood Stallsworth, Jack McLain and Larry Wishon.
Andrew Jackson Willis (1860 - 1936)
Arvilla Ellen Schoonover Willis (1868 - 1943)
Benjamin Franklin Masters (1882 - 1920)
George Harvey Willis (1893 - 1940)
Jack C O'Neil (1884 - 1981)
Wilma Doris Masters Stallsworth (1906 - 1992)*
Clifton Alanzo Masters (1911 - 1913)*
Woodrow Wilson Wayne Masters (1914 - 2005)*
Mary Celeste Willis Masters, Willis, O'Neil (1888 - 1971)
Blanche Dell Willis Stallsworth (1889 - 1976)*
Isaac Artest Willis (1891 - 1957)*
Pearl Gertrude Willis, Frakes Parsons (1892 - 1928)*
Ira Nathan Willis (1895 - 1959)*
Minnie E Willis (1899 - 1920)*
John Howard Willis (1902 - 1972)*
Andrew Henry Tindall Willis (1903 - 1974)*
Oma Lathelma Willis Mclain (1907 - 1943)*
Note: Same stone with Benjamin Masters
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Originally Created by: ctaz
Record added: Jul 10, 2006
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