David B. Willis, Jr.
SHREVEPORT, LA- Funeral services celebrating the life of David B. Willis, Jr. will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, May 24, 2013 at Rose-Neath's Southside Chapel. Officiating will be Rev. Joe Brown assisted by Rev. Jerrell Head. Interment will follow at 1:00 p.m. in the N.W. Louisiana Veterans Cemetery in Keithville, LA. Visitation with the family will be from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Thursday, May 23, 2013 at the funeral home.
David was born in Joaquin, TX on February 24, 1930 to David B. Willis, Sr. and Mary Bates Willis and passed away on May 22, 2013. He was a resident of Shreveport and a retired paint contractor. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army
He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Warren Willis. Left to cherish his memory is his wife of 60 years, Edna Willis; sons, Randy Willis, Chip Willis and wife, Donna; daughter, Delisa Mercer and husband, Monroe; 6 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; sister, Mary Joyce Price.