Philip Andrew Willis Sr., 64, of Darbyville, died Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, at his residence.
He was born Sept. 17, 1948, in Portsmouth, Ohio, the son of the late Roger W. and Ruby (Wall) Willis.
Also preceding him in death were brothers, Jeff and Tom Willis.
He is survived by wife, Debbie; daughters, Jennifer Smallwood and Erin Gillette; son, Philip A. Willis II; grandchildren, Nicholas, Benjamin, and Emily Smallwood, Elizabeth Allen, Riley Gillette, and Andrew Willis; brothers and sisters. Philip was a sibling of 15 brothers and sisters.
He served in the U.S. Army during Vietnam.
A Memorial service will be held 2 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at the New Life Assembly of God, 7766 Stoutsville Pike, Circleville, OH 43113. Rev. Bob Elliot will be officiating. In keeping with the wishes of Mr. Willis, cremation has been requested. The family is being served by the PORTER-TIDD FUNERAL HOME, 331 W. Main St., Mt. Sterling.
Online condolences to www.tiddfuneralservice.com.
Porter-Tidd Funeral Home - Mt. Sterling
331 West Main Street Mt. Sterling, OH 43143
Published in The Madison Press on Jan. 12, 2013