The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


June 11, 2013

Obituaries — Tuesday, June 11, 2013


Everett Richard Willis

OAK HILL — Everett Richard Willis, 70, of Oak Hill, passed away on Saturday at Plateau Medical Center.

Born May 29, 1943, at Hico, he was the son of the late Everett Dow Willis and Velva Ann Robinson Willis.

He retired from the U.S. Navy as a senior chief. He was retired from General Ambulanc e Service as their maintenance supervisor.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his youngest son, Daniel “Danny” Willis.

Those left to cherish his memory include his companion of 23 years, Adrian Goff of Oak Hill, children Sandy Phillips of Gatewood, Diana McMillion of Oak Hill, David Goff and his wife Angie of Fayetteville, W.Va., Steven Bailey of St. Johns, Ariz., Jodi Tregembo of Portsmouth. Va., David Willis of Chesapeake, Va., and Rick Willis of Melton, W.Va.; one brother; three sisters; eight grandchildren; and eight great grandchildren.

His remains rest at High Lawn Funeral Home Chapel where the funeral will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday and where the family will receive friends from 1 p.m.  until time of service. Officiating minister will be the Rev. David Edwards. Burial will follow in High Lawn Memorial Park.

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Arrangements by High Lawn Funeral Home Chapel, Oak Hill.

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