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John H. Willis

July 4, 1946 ~ September 25, 2018 (age 72)



John H. Willis  72, of Livermore, Kentucky went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital.  John Haynes Willis was born July 4, 1946 in Madisonville, Kentucky to the late Ivo and Lora Jenett Bruce Willis and was married to the former Brenda Lee Alan July 7, 1979.  John was a member of Island Church of God of Prophecy.  He enjoyed talking on his C.B. radio where he was known as “Gentleman Haynes” to both his friends and family, going to church, and visiting with his friends on his front porch.  In addition to his parents, John was preceded in death by his wife of 37 years, Brenda Willis, who died December 15, 2016; by two sisters, Sue King and Barbara Patterson; and by a brother, Thomas Ivo Willis.

          Survivors include six brothers, Glen Willis (Joyce) of Livermore, Harvey Willis (Betty) of Central City, Willie Willis (Donna), Bill Willis (Nora Johnson), Wayne Willis (Beth) all of Calhoun and Jerry Willis of Livermore; four sisters, Dora Mitchell (Dicky) of Hanson, Doris Lott (Bobby) of Island, Vicky Geary (Harold Wayne) of Moorman, and Selenia Buckman of Livermore; numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews.

          Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Friday at Muster Funeral Homes, Livermore Chapel with Sister Carolyn Erwin officiating.  Burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Livermore.  Friends may visit with John’s family from 4:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. Thursday and from 11:30 A.M. until 2:00 P.M. Friday at Musters in Livermore.

          The John H. Willis family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the John H. Willis, Memorial Fund; C/O Muster Funeral Homes; P.O. Box 228; Livermore, Kentucky  42352.  Memorial contribution envelopes will be available at Musters in Livermore.

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Donations may be made to:

John H. Willis, Memorial Fund
C/O Muster Funeral Homes; P.O. Box 228, Livermore KY 42352

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