Mary Elizabeth Stephens Willis
Winslow Alumni Class of 1946
July 17, 2010
Mary Elizabeth Willis, 81, of Petersburg, Indiana, passed away Saturday, July 17, 2010 at her residence in Petersburg. She was born March 12, 1929 in Pike County to Melton and Uba (Roe) Stephens.
She was a graduate of Winslow High School, Class of 1946, where she was a drum majorette. Mary married Bob J. Willis, February 11, 1946 in Henderson, Ky. She worked as a secretary at the Malotte Machine Co. for 18 years. She belonged to the First Baptist Church of Petersburg.
Mary is survived by her husband Bob J. Willis of Petersburg, her son, Steve (Delena) Willis of Petersburg, her daughter, Pam (Larry) Halderman of Henderson, Ky. Six grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, a sister Louise Burns of Princeton, Indiana.
Graveside services are 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 20, 2010 at the Walnut Hill Cemetery in Petersburg. Charles Baxter, Joe Craig & Barry Whitaker will officiate.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Ed Knight Scholarship fund, First Baptist Church in Petersburg. The Curtis Funeral Home in Winslow is in charge of arrangements.