Johnny W. Wills, 85, of Beecher City, IL, passed away at 12:15 AM Saturday Mar. 28, 2015 in St. Mary’s Hospital in Decatur, IL.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM Wednesday April 1, 2015 in Lockart-Green Funeral Home in Beecher City.Pastor Robert Tucker and Pastor Robert Shaw will officiate.Visitation will be from 11:00 AM until time of the service on Wednesday in the funeral home.Burial will be in Bob Doane Cemetery at Beecher City.Memorials may be made to Greenland Baptist Church or Blue Point Baptist Church.On line condolences may be sent to the family at www.lockartgreenfuneralhome.com
Johnny was born Mar. 24, 1930 in Fayette County, Illinois the son of Harlyn E. and Glenna L. Waddelow Wills.
He married Doris Marie Little on Dec. 9, 1950 in St. Elmo, ILand she passed away on June 16, 2011.
Johnny was a lifetime farmer.He was a member and trustee of Greenland Baptist Church.He served as Loudon Township trustee for twenty-four years.
Surviving are a daughter Patsy M. Wills of Champaign, IL; son Jerry L. Wills of Beecher City; brother Larry Wills of St. Elmo, IL; sister-in-law: Bonnie Buzzard of Altamont, IL; brother-in-law Paul Maudlin of Hoffman Estates, IL and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife Doris, parents Harlyn E. and Glenna, sister Joan Mauldin, step-mother Goldie C. Nohren and brother-in-law Roland E. Little.