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Obituary for David Richard Willis

David Richard Willis, age 86 of Sparta, Tennessee passed away Sunday, February 5, 2023, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, Tennessee. He was born June 26, 1936, in Port Jervis, New York to the late David and Mildred Love Willis.

David was a devoted Jehovah Witness. He always attended the congregation meetings. He loved to share his faith with everyone he met. David was a very loving and generous man who will be missed by everyone who knew him. He had a very jolly personality.

In addition to his parents, David was preceded in death by his dear wife- Joy Elizabeth Willis.

Survivors include:

Sons- Joseph Willis, AZ.; Jeffrey Willis,N.Y.; and Dean Willis, N.Y.

Daughter- Carey Lynn Willis, VA

Grandchildren- Danny, Myka, and Savannah

Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, February 18, 2023, at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witness in Sparta, TN.

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