WILLOUGHBY, Mr. John L., age 78, of Amelia, passed from this life on December 26, 2020. In addition to being a retired RIC police officer and owner of Willoughby Tree Service, he was a member of Skinquarter Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Sheila Willoughby; children, Hedy Keller (Steve), Terri Willoughby, John F. Willoughby, Jennifer Holloway and Christopher Gellen; 13 grandchildren, one great-grandchild; and other special friends, including Kevin Dawson. Private services will be held at the Virginia Veterans Cemetery at Amelia with military honors. In lieu of flowers, contributions maybe made to the family to offset expenses via Hillsman-Hix Funeral Home.
Published by Richmond Times-Dispatch on Jan. 3, 2021.