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John Alexander Willis
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Birth: Mar. 30, 1877
Randolph County
Indiana, USA
Death: Nov. 13, 1957
Winchester
Randolph County
Indiana, USA

unidentified Winchester, IN, newspaper

JOHN A. WILLIS DIES FOLLOWING LONG ILLNESS

John A. Willis, 80 years old, Winchester route 1, died at his home shortly before noon Wednesday following an extended illness. He resided about five miles southwest of Winchester on the Huntsville road.

The son of Robert and Elizabeth Adamson Willis, he was born and raised in the area in which he resided at the time of his death. He was a retired farmer.

Survivors include the wife, Pearl; a son, Loren E. Willis of near Winchester; two daugthers, Mrs. John Mills of Farmland and Mrs. William Thomas of near Parker; 14 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren, and one sister, Mrs. Julia Rust of Winchester.

Funeral arrangements for Mr. Willis will be announced later from the Thornburg funeral home in Winchester.
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 Parents:
  Robert Willis (1847 - 1920)
  Elizabeth Adamson Willis (1856 - 1917)
 
 Spouse:
  Arabella Frances Starbuck Willis (1878 - 1916)*
 
 Children:
  Anna May Willis Tinkle (1898 - 1953)*
  Nellie E. Willis Mills (1900 - 1989)*
  Loren E. Willis (1926 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Buena Vista Cemetery
Winchester
Randolph County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Lot 84, Section 5, Space 3
 
Created by: Burt
Record added: Oct 18, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16238016
John Alexander Willis
Added by: DSON1492
 
 
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