Artie Willis1

M, b. 4 February 1918, d. 2 May 1999
     Artie Willis was also known as "Dick". He was born on 4 February 1918 at Pitkin, Vernon Par., LA.1 He married Ethel Maricle. Artie Willis died on 2 May 1999 at Lake Charles, Calcasieu Par., LA, at age 81

Obituary -- (Findagrave.com):

PITKIN - Services for Artie "Dick" Willis will be at 4 p.m. today in the chapel of Ardoin with the Rev. Charles Best officiating. Burial will be in Blue Branch Cemetery under direction of Hixson, DeRidder.

Willis, 80, of Leesville died Sunday, May 2, 1999, in Lake Charles Memorial Hospital, Lake Charles.

He was a native of Pitkin and a member of Providence Baptist Church.

Survivors include four sons, Barnette Willis of Leesville, Alex Willis of Orange, Texas, Larry Willis of Lake Charles and Jackie Willis of Vinton three daughters, Artie Mae Hoover of Pitkin, Joe Ann DeVille of Hackberry and Joyce Bailey of DeRidder two brothers, J.P. Willis and J.W. Willis, both of Dry Creek two sisters, Eva Taylor of Bundick Lake and Marie Thompson of Pitkin and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

He was buried in May 1999 at Blue Branch Cemetery, Pitkin, Vernon Par., LA, Findagrave #168651721.

Child of Artie Willis and Ethel Maricle

Citations

  1. [S4390] 1940 Federal Census, Allen Parish, Louisiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 1379.

Artie Mae Willis

F, b. 18 September 1938, d. 19 May 2001
     Artie Mae Willis was born on 18 September 1938. She was the daughter of Artie Willis and Ethel Maricle.1 Artie Mae Willis died on 19 May 2001 at age 62. She was buried in May 2001 at Marlow Cemetery, Vernon Parish, LA, Findagrave #19208810.

Citations

  1. [S4390] 1940 Federal Census, Allen Parish, Louisiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 1379.

Benjamin Franklin Willis1

M, b. 6 October 1841, d. 25 November 1912
     Benjamin Franklin Willis was born on 6 October 1841 at Franklin Co., OH.1 He was the son of John Willis and Sarah Orwig.1 Benjamin Franklin Willis married Mary J. Downing on 31 December 1867 at Fulton Co., IL. Benjamin Franklin Willis died on 25 November 1912 at Coffeyville, Montgomery Co., KS, at age 71. He was buried in November 1912 at Nowata Memorial Cemetery, Nowata, Nowata Co., OK, Find A Grave Memorial# 21340375.

Citations

  1. [S1831] 1850 Federal Census, Fulton County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 107.

Cassie A. Willis

F, b. 28 May 1874, d. 17 November 1942
     Cassie A. Willis was born on 28 May 1874 at Williamson, Travis Co., TX. She married Charles John Price in 1891. Cassie A. Willis died on 17 November 1942 at Pottawatomie Co., OK, at age 68. She was buried in November 1942 at Fairview Cemetery, Shawnee, Pottawatomie Co., OK, Findagrave #60027972.

Child of Cassie A. Willis and Charles John Price

Charles H. Willis

M, b. 17 September 1908, d. 8 May 1989
     Charles H. Willis was born on 17 September 1908 at Kansas.1 He married Mildred E. Owens, daughter of Charles Henry Owens and Florence Funk, on 7 September 1934 at Denver, Denver Co., CO. Occupation: Wheeler in brickyard in 1940 at Denver, Denver Co., CO.1 Charles H. Willis died on 8 May 1989 at age 80. He was buried in May 1989 at Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Denver Co., CO, Find A Grave Memorial# 150000011.

Children of Charles H. Willis and Mildred E. Owens

Citations

  1. [S2888] 1940 Federal Census, Denver County, Colorado. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Rolls 484 - 489.

Charles Henry Willis Jr.1

M, b. 25 March 1937, d. 20 September 2009
     Charles Henry Willis Jr. was born on 25 March 1937 at Denver, Denver Co., CO.1 He was the son of Charles H. Willis and Mildred E. Owens.1 Charles Henry Willis Jr. died on 20 September 2009 at Denver, Denver Co., CO, at age 72 dates per SSDI, last residence Denver. He was buried in September 2009 at Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Denver Co., CO, Find A Grave Memorial# 42310969.

Citations

  1. [S2888] 1940 Federal Census, Denver County, Colorado. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Rolls 484 - 489.

Charlotte Louise Willis

F, b. 14 January 1924, d. 15 August 2015
     Charlotte Louise Willis was born on 14 January 1924 at Bristol, Washington Co., VA.1 She was the daughter of Walter Lee Willis and Myrtle Floannis Leonard. Charlotte Louise Willis married Raymond Earl Gebhart, son of Walter Edgar Gebhart and Anna Elizabeth Martin, on 24 December 1943 at Miamisburg, Montgomery Co., OH. Charlotte Louise Willis lived in 1993 at 17 Hoover Avenue, Miamisburg, Montgomery Co., OH. She died on 15 August 2015 at Montgomery Co., OH, at age 91.

Child of Charlotte Louise Willis and Raymond Earl Gebhart

Citations

  1. [S1287] 1930 Federal Census, Montgomery County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Rolls 1851-57; FHL #2341585-91.

Earl Willis

M, b. 2 March 1882, d. 12 February 1949
     Earl Willis was born on 2 March 1882 at Pennsylvania. He married Pearl E. Goshorn on 11 September 1915 at Monroe Co., MI. Earl Willis died on 12 February 1949 at Grant Co., IN, at age 66. He was buried in February 1949 at Estates of Serenity, Marion, Grant Co., IN, Find A Grave Memorial# 108676771.

Elizabeth Willis

F
     Elizabeth Willis married Thomas Jefferson Nutter, son of Benjamin Starr Nutter and Rebecca Stipp, before 1893.

Child of Elizabeth Willis and Thomas Jefferson Nutter

Eva Ellen Willis1

F, b. 24 April 1862, d. after April 1930
     Eva Ellen Willis was born on 24 April 1862 at Warren Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of William Willis and Susan (?)1 Eva Ellen Willis married Robert Vincent Gilmore, son of Samuel Baldridge Gilmore and Ellen Eliza Brown, circa 1881.2 Eva Ellen Willis died after April 1930.

Child of Eva Ellen Willis and Robert Vincent Gilmore

Citations

  1. [S3356] 1870 Federal Census, Warren County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 1277; FHL #552776.
  2. [S3345] 1900 Federal Census, Butler County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1244; FHL #1241244.

Gail Willis1

M, b. 21 June 1887, d. 21 June 1974
     Gail Willis was born on 21 June 1887 at Syracuse, Hamilton Co., KS, WW II draft registration.1 He married Lillian Johnson on 30 May 1929 at Manning, Carroll Co., IA. Gail Willis died on 21 June 1974 at Wyoming at age 87. He was buried in June 1974 at Rawlins Cemetery, Rawlins, Carbon Co., CO, Findagrave #133149434.

Citations

  1. [S4560] 1940 Federal Census, Carbon County, Wyoming. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 4569.

Helen O. Willis

F, b. 14 August 1903, d. 22 March 1993
     Helen O. Willis was born on 14 August 1903 at Warren Co., IA. She was the daughter of William Elias Willis and Della May Hodges. Helen O. Willis married Marion Samuel Fortune, son of Elijah William Fortune and Cora Elizabeth Wendel, circa 1920. Helen O. Willis died on 22 March 1993 at Grandview, Yakima Co., WA, at age 89.

Child of Helen O. Willis and Marion Samuel Fortune

Henry Clay Willis

M, b. 9 December 1841, d. 12 May 1915
     Henry Clay Willis was born on 9 December 1841 at Schuyler Co., MO. He married Mary Susan Clearwater on 8 July 1869 at Marion Co., IA. Henry Clay Willis died on 12 May 1915 at Warren Co., IA, at age 73. He was buried in May 1915 at Newbern Cemetery, Lacona, Warren Co., IA, Findagrave #138473578.

Child of Henry Clay Willis and Mary Susan Clearwater

James D. Willis

M, b. 2 May 1921, d. 19 June 1987
     James D. Willis was born on 2 May 1921 at Romney, Tippecanoe Co., IN. He was the son of James Dixon Willis and Anna Lacey. James D. Willis began military service WW II service, U.S. Army. He married Norma Jeanne Curry, daughter of James Albert Curry and Irene Althea Bull, on 28 July 1951. James D. Willis died on 19 June 1987 at age 66. He was buried in June 1987 at Boone Hutcheson Cemetery, Reelsville, Putnam Co., MO, Findagrave #167253101.

James Dixon Willis

M, b. circa 1889
     James Dixon Willis was born circa 1889 at Kentucky. He married Anna Lacey.

Child of James Dixon Willis and Anna Lacey

James Rodney Willis1

M, b. 25 September 1939, d. 20 December 2001
     James Rodney Willis was born on 25 September 1939 at Denver, Denver Co., CO.1 He was the son of Charles H. Willis and Mildred E. Owens.1 James Rodney Willis began military service on 2 November 1956 U.S. Navy, four year enlistment. He died on 20 December 2001 at Colorado at age 62 dates per SSDI, last residence Aurora, Arapahoe County.

Citations

  1. [S2888] 1940 Federal Census, Denver County, Colorado. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Rolls 484 - 489.

John Willis

M, b. circa 1822
     John Willis was born circa 1822. He married Sarah Orwig on 31 December 1840 at Tuscarawas Co., OH.

Children of John Willis and Sarah Orwig

Citations

  1. [S1831] 1850 Federal Census, Fulton County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 107.

John Logan Willis1

M, b. 1 April 1885, d. 14 June 1960
     John Logan Willis was born on 1 April 1885 at Marion Co., IA.1 He was the son of Henry Clay Willis and Mary Susan Clearwater. John Logan Willis married Ora Victoria Wendel, daughter of Thomas Jefferson Wendel and Rebecca Pettit, on 21 July 1904 at Marion Co., IA. John Logan Willis and Ora Victoria Wendel were divorced before March 1912; Ora remarried to John H. Snook on 8 MAR 1912.

John Logan Willis died on 14 June 1960 at Cooperstown, Griggs Co., ND, at age 75. He was buried in June 1960 at Cooperstown Cemetery, Cooperstown, Griggs Co., ND, Findagrave #59065381.

Children of John Logan Willis and Ora Victoria Wendel

Citations

  1. [S4642] 1910 Federal Census, Emmons County, North Dakota. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 1141; FHL #1375154.

Leone Willis1

F, b. 28 August 1905, d. 28 September 1955
     Leone Willis was born on 28 August 1905 at Marion Co. (probably), IA, could have been 1904 as she is listed as 5 on the 1910 census taken 2 JUN 1910, Emmons Co., ND.1 She was the daughter of John Logan Willis and Ora Victoria Wendel.1 Leone Willis married Alfred Louis Mondou, son of Joseph Mondeaux and Laura Marie Baune, on 5 September 1933 at Wolf Point, Roosevelt Co., MT. Leone Willis lived on 8 April 1940 at 335 Third Street SW, Minot, Ward Co., ND. She died on 28 September 1955 at Gig Harbor, Pierce Co., WA, at age 50. She was buried in October 1955 at Haven of Rest Cemetery, Gig Harbor, Pierce Co., WA, Findagrave #88059155.

Child of Leone Willis and Alfred Louis Mondou

Citations

  1. [S4642] 1910 Federal Census, Emmons County, North Dakota. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 1141; FHL #1375154.

Lucinda Willis

F, b. circa 1830, d. 1894
     Lucinda Willis was born circa 1830 at Tennessee.1 She married John William Windle, son of John Adams Windle, in 1847 at Rusk Co., TX. Lucinda Willis died in 1894 at Fannin Co., TX. She was buried in 1894 at Center Grove Cemetery, Fannin Co., TX.

Children of Lucinda Willis and John William Windle

Citations

  1. [S426] 1850 Federal Census, Rusk County, Texas. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 914.

Mahala Willis

F
     Mahala Willis married Ephraim House.

Child of Mahala Willis and Ephraim House

Mary Ann Willis

F, b. 27 November 1830, d. 21 June 1887
     Mary Ann Willis was born on 27 November 1830 at Hawkins Co., TN. She married Rev. Iredell Campbell Brown. Mary Ann Willis died on 21 June 1887 at Morristown, Hamblen Co., TN, at age 56. She was buried in June 1887 at Bethesda Cemetery, Morristown, Hamblen Co., TN, Find A Grave Memorial# 67848901.

Child of Mary Ann Willis and Rev. Iredell Campbell Brown

Nattie B. Willis

F
     Nattie B. Willis married Marion Ellsworth Linton.

Child of Nattie B. Willis and Marion Ellsworth Linton

Rose Willis

F, b. 3 August 1872, d. 7 March 1899
     Rose Willis was born on 3 August 1872. She married Benjamin Franklin Starr, son of Franklin Pierce McGeath and Matilda Jane Starr, on 13 May 1893. Rose Willis died on 7 March 1899 at Wells Co., IN, at age 26.

Children of Rose Willis and Benjamin Franklin Starr

Walter Lee Willis

M
     Walter Lee Willis married Myrtle Floannis Leonard after 7 January 1920.

Child of Walter Lee Willis and Myrtle Floannis Leonard

William Willis1

M, b. circa 1822
     William Willis was born circa 1822 at Ohio.1 He married Susan (?).

Child of William Willis and Susan (?)

Citations

  1. [S3356] 1870 Federal Census, Warren County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 1277; FHL #552776.

William Elias Willis

M, b. 1880, d. 8 May 1945
     William Elias Willis was born in 1880 at Iowa. He married Della May Hodges. William Elias Willis died on 8 May 1945 at Iowa.

Child of William Elias Willis and Della May Hodges

Allen Dale Willison

M, b. 7 February 1899, d. 11 December 1972
     Note: Dale was known as "Crack" from his prize-fighting days. He was constable of Centerburg at one time. Allen Dale Willison was buried at Eastview Cemetery, Centerburg, Knox Co., OH. He was born on 7 February 1899 at Ponca City, Kay Co., OK. He married Mable Larimore, daughter of William Henry Larimore and Mary Arminda Riley, on 28 November 1922. Allen Dale Willison died on 11 December 1972 at Punta Gorda, Charlotte Co., FL, at age 73.

Child of Allen Dale Willison and Mable Larimore

Erin Dale Willison

M, b. 22 June 1961, d. 15 January 1970
     Erin Dale Willison was buried at Centerburg, Knox Co., OH. He was born on 22 June 1961. He died on 15 January 1970 at age 8.

John Jerrold Willison

M, b. 11 December 1928, d. 1 July 1998
     Occupation: Electrician. John Jerrold Willison began military service U.S. Air Force, 1948 - 1952.
Note: Jerry was an Airman First Class in the U.S. Air Force. He served from 22 Sep, 1948 to 1 Aug, 1952. He was stationed at Naha, Okinawa in the Ryuku Islands in the Pacific. He was also an electrician at the Kennedy Space Center, working on the space shuttle. John Jerrold Willison was also known as Jerry. He was born on 11 December 1928 at Millersburg, Holmes Co., OH. He was the son of Allen Dale Willison and Mable Larimore. John Jerrold Willison married Doris Marguerite Ferguson on 5 January 1952 at March Air Force Base, Riverside Co., CA. John Jerrold Willison died on 1 July 1998 at Merritt Island, Brevard Co., FL, at age 69.