Sara Willis, 69 of Newton, MS, died Monday, June 11, 2012 at Pioneer Community Hospital in Newton, MS. Funeral services were 11 AM Thursday , June 14, 2012 at Newton County Funeral Home South Chapel in Newton,MS with Bro. Greg Willis & Bro Paul Demoney officiating. Visitation will be held from 5:30 PM - 8 PM Wednesday. Burial will be in Lawrence Cemetery, Lawrence, MS. Newton County Funeral Home South, 100 Old Highway 15 Loop, Newton, MS is in charge of arrangements 601-683-2152.
Survivors Include: Husband:Robert Hansel Willis, Newton, MS; Son:Robert Keith Willis & wife Kathie, Okatie, SC; Daughter;Lisa Kay Gordy & husband Dennis, Newton, MS; Daughter:Lee Ann Talbot & husband Brian, Louisville, MS; Son:Mark Alan Willis & wife Robin, Decatur, MS; Sister: Patty Sue Gibbs, Lawrence, MS; Brother: Billy Valentine of Conehatta, MS; 5 Grandchildren; & Several Nieces & Nephews.
She Loved reading & to crochet. Member of Lawrence Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents: Elton Valentine & Myrtle Weaver Valentine.
Pallbearers: Jacob Willis, Matthew Talbot, Eric Gordy, Chad Hillman , David Williams, & Shannon Bates.