Helen Willis

MOUNT AIRY — Mrs. Helen Fay Busick Willis, 70, of Mount Airy, went to be with the Lord on Aug. 16, 2013, at Northern Hospital. Mrs. Willis was born in New Bern, Va., on Dec. 22, 1942, to Monroe and Leadie Allen Busick. She was retired from Centura Bank and was a devoted member of Pleasant View Baptist Church, where she served as pianist for many years. Surviving are her husband, L.K. "Bill" Willis; a son and daughter-in-law, Vince and Deena Willis of Mount Airy; her dearly loved grandchildren, Ethan Willis and Allison Willis; brothers and sisters-in-law, R.D. and Pat Busick of Mount Airy and Ken and Dot Busick of Greensboro; and a brother-in-law, Phil Hall of Mount Airy. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Willis was preceded in death by a sister, Virginia Hall. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 19, 2013, at Pleasant View Baptist Church by the Rev. Josh Sechrist and the Rev. Milton Sewell. Burial will follow in Skyline Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Pleasant View Baptist Church. Online condolences may be made at www.moodyfuneralservices.com.

Published in Mount Airy Newspapers from Aug. 17 to Aug. 18, 2013