Originally created 06/08/06

Inez Mote Willis (AIKEN, S.C.)



AIKEN, S.C. - Inez Mote Willis, 70, of Silver Bluff Rd., Aiken, SC, beloved wife of Thomas Edward Willis, SR., died Wednesday, June 7, 2006 at Medical College of Georgia. A native of Rome, GA, Mrs. Willis was a daughter of the late William Quincey and Lillian Grey Mote. She was very instrumental in clothing ladies in the Aiken and Augusta area. She always knew what clothes went with a lady. She was a member of Millbrook Baptist Church. Survivors in addition to her husband include three daughters, Jan W. (Fred M.) Kennedy, North Augusta, Jill W. (David) Jett, Aiken, SC, Julie Willis (Richard Moler) Aiken; a son, Thomas Edward (Deidra) Willis, Jr., Douglasville, GA; 9 grandchildren, Kristen Kennedy (Jordan) Printup, Kelly Kennedy, Kathy Kennedy, Erin Jett, Britt Jett, Courtney Willis, Emily W. (Tim) Ellisor, Ryan Rigby and Katie Rigby, and two great-grandchildren, Gavin Jett and Aaron Ellisor. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 11:00 AM in the chapel of Shellhouse Funeral Home, 924 Hayne Avenue, with The Rev. Dr. Eddie Leopard officiating. Interment will follow in Bethany Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 PM Friday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be directed to the Millbrook Baptist Church Building Fund, 176 E. Pine Log Rd., Aiken, SC 29803. Please visit the online memorial at www.shellhousefuneralhome.com Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle - June 8, 2006