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Thomas Ray Willis
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Birth: Apr. 20, 1930
Thomas County
Georgia, USA
Death: Mar. 23, 2008
Thomasville
Thomas County
Georgia, USA

Thomas Ray Willis, age 77, passed away at the Golden Living Nursing Home on Sunday, March 23, 2008, in Thomasville, GA. Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. at the Chapel of Clark Funeral Home on Tuesday, March 25, 2008. Rev. Jeff Ezell will officiate with interment to follow in Greenwood Cemetery. His grandsons will be the pallbearers.

Mr. Willis was born in Thomas County, GA, to the late William Bud Willis and Hallie Burt Willis on April 20, 1930. He married Naomi Sellars Willis on October 28, 1952. Mr. Willis was retired from Sunnyland and a member of Memorial Baptist Church.

Survivors include: his wife, Naomi S. Willis of Cairo, GA; sons and daughter-in-law, Walter T. and Vera Willis of Thomasville, GA, William L. Willis of Cairo, GA; brother, Alvin Willis of Thomasville, GA; sisters, Louise Durrent of Pelham, GA, Charlene Willis Lawhorn of Pelham, GA, Odell Lodge of Thomasville, GA, Merlene Thompson of Thomasville, GA; grandchildren, Amanda Willis of Crawfordville, FL, Clayton Willis of Crawfordville, FL, Benjamin Willis of Ochlocknee, GA, Samantha King of Thomasville, GA, Christopher Finch of Port St. Lucie, FL, Brittany Willis of Cairo, GA, Jason Willis of Cairo, GA, Justin Willis of Cairo, GA; and 7 great-grandchildren.

The family will received friends from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Monday, March 24, 2008, at Clark Funeral Home. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Buster Willis (1903 - 1968)
  Hallie Viola Burt Willis (1905 - 1940)
 
 Spouse:
  Naomi Sellars Willis (1925 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Alvin Willis (1924 - 2013)*
  Thelma Louise Willis Durrent (1926 - 2012)*
  Thomas Ray Willis (1930 - 2008)
  Lois Annette Willis Garrett (1932 - 2004)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Cairo
Grady County
Georgia, USA
 
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Record added: Mar 24, 2008
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Thomas Ray Willis
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Thomas Ray Willis
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Thomas Ray Willis
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Father was William Buster Willis (memorial #52846143)
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- cashmoney24 (inactive)
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