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Elmo Willis, Jr.

March 3, 1948 — June 8, 2020

Elmo Willis, Jr., 72, passed away Monday, June 8, 2020 at Community Hospice Inpatient Center in Vidalia. He was born March 3, 1948 in Adrian, Georgia and lived in Uvalda most of his life. Elmo was a simple man who loved his simple life and was a friend to all. He was employed with General Communications, Kennedy Cable Construction and K&K Utilities. Elmo loved to hunt, spend time at the river fishing and sitting on his front porch at Gray’s Landing. He was a hard working person and would help anyone he could.

He is survived by:

Companion, Fay Odom of Uvalda, GA

Step Children, Lee Watson of Uvalda, GA
Michael Watson (Tori) of Baxley, GA
Dewayne DeLoach of Baxley, GA

Best Friend for over 50 years, Mitchell Kight, along with many more Elmo
worked with throughout the years.

Sisters, Geneva Ricks of Soperton, GA
Nell Willis

Several nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends on the river at Gray’s Landing.

Memorial Service will be held 6:00 pm, Sunday, June 14, 2020 at the home of Mitchell Kight, 208 Lloyd St., Reidsville, GA 30453.

Care and Services are entrusted to Brannen-Kennedy Funeral Home, Glennville, Georgia.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Service

Sunday, June 14, 2020

Starts at 6:00 pm (Eastern time)

Mitchell Kight (Reidsville)


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