Gerald Ray Willis, 79, of Hermitage, TN

Gerald-WillisHERMITAGE, TN., — Gerald Ray Willis, 79, of Hermitage, TN passed away suddenly on Sunday, January 7, 2018 at 10:38am at Summit Hospital in Hermitage, TN. He was born on November 29, 1938 in Kirkmansville, KY the son of Alvie Clemmie Willis and Alma Jean Rager Willis. He was a retired factory worker for the Lee Manufacturing Company in Nashville, TN, and he was of the Baptist faith.

He is survived by 2 brothers Wayne (Margie) Willis of Nashville, TN and James (Linda) Willis of Kirkmansville, KY, 2 sisters Linda Watson of Central City, KY and Peggy Barnes of Fenton, MO., and a dear friend Kathleen Willis of Greenville, KY.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a younger brother Michael Dale Willis.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, January 11am at 2pm at Gary’s Funeral Home in Greenville, KY, conducted by the Rev. Larry Chapman with burial to follow in Heltsley Cemetery in Clifty, KY.

Friends may call Thursday morning January 11 after 11am at Gary’s Funeral Home in Greenville, KY.

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