AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Johnny Lee Willis entered into rest on Wednesday, June 29, 2011 at University Hospital. Funeral services will be Friday, July 8, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. at United House of Prayer for all People, 1269 Wrightsboro Road with Apostle C. Sutton officiating. Interment will be Saturday, July 9, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at Hillcrest Memorial Park. He is survived by his loving, devoted wife Helen D.T. Willis, one daughter, Deetra Willis, six sons, Bakari Willis, Derrick Willis, Darris Willis, Daniel Willis, Derrick Willis, Darrin Willis, Daniel Willis, David Willis, and Deon Willis, all of Augusta, Ga.; three brothers, Willie A. Willis of Augusta, Ga., Norman Willis of Lincolnton, Ga., and Tony Curry of Macon, Ga.; three sisters, Bernice Perdue of Augusta, Ga., Luneal Butler of Harlem, Ga., Sadiel Long of Augusta, Ga., Millicent Curry, Augusta, Ga.; twenty-six grandchildren, nine great grandchildren, 89 god children, loving grandmother St. Addie Daniels and a host of uncles, aunts, nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. Peoples Funeral Home serving with Dignity and Honor, 723 Walton Way, Augusta, Ga., 30901, 706-724-1885.
The Augusta Chronicle-July 8, 2011