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Marie Davis Willis, 91, of Ashland, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017, in Boyd Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.
Marie was born Nov. 12, 1925, in Boyd County, a lifelong resident and daughter of the late Mike L. and Emma Byrd Davis.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Morris Willis in 2014; and a sister, Edith Jenkins.
Marie retired as a bookkeeper for Davis and Burton Construction in Boyd County. She was a member of Kenova United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her sons, Timothy A. Willis and wife Debbie of Loganville, Ga., and William K. Willis and wife Carla of Barboursville, W.Va.; a sister, Gladys Hicks of Catlettsburg; three grandchildren, Eric Willis, Matthew Willis and Christie Robbins; and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at noon Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017, at Steen Funeral Home, 13th Street Chapel in Ashland with Pastor Jim Richards officiating. Burial will be in Golden Oaks Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be sent to steenfuneralhome.com.
Published on February 5, 2017
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