Janice Willis

Janice T. Willis

Thursday, December 30th, 1943 - Thursday, February 20th, 2020
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Mrs. Janice T. Willis, age 76, a resident of Cottonwood, passed away Thursday, February 20, 2020, at Southeast Health Medical Center.

Funeral services will be held 2pm Sunday, February 23, 2020 at Howard Grove Church with Reverend Stan Sullivan and Reverend John Smith officiating. The family will receive friends from 1pm until 1:45pm Sunday at the church prior to the services. Burial will follow in the church cemetery with Glover Funeral Home directing.

Janice was born December 30, 1943 to the late Nolon Alfred and Mary Oswald Thompson. She worked as Executive Secretary of the History Department at Auburn University Montgomery Campus for fifteen years prior to her retirement and she was loved by all her coworkers. She is a member of the Cottonwood United Methodist Church.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by a son, Nolan Thomas Willis; a brother, James Conrad Thompson; three grandchildren, Angela and Ashley Jones and Desiree McDonald.

Surviving are her husband Henry Thomas Willis,; Cottonwood, a son William Jason (Shirley) Willis, Dothan; two daughters, Karen (Michael) Owens, Cottonwood; Kimberly Denise (Ken) Tomlinson Iron City, GA; grandchildren, Jonathon Owens, Jessica Chancy, Logan Brown, Laura Jones, Lynsey Jones, Amy Willis , Brianna Willis, Brittany Willis, Amber Broadway, Ashley Broadway, Craig Junior Broadway, Venessa Beck and Jesse Meza; great-grandchildren, Nathaniel Chancy, Grace Chancy, Dixie Meza, Destinie Meza, Desiree Beck, Justin Johnson, Jr., Jeremiah and Joshua Tomlinson, Sylas Tomlinson, Beau Brown, Ashlea Fuentes, Summer Fuentes, Jacob Chancy and Isayah Chancy.

Glover Funeral Home of Dothan has been entrusted with the arrangements. (334) 699-3888. Please sign the guestbook online at
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Sunday, February 23rd, 2020 | 1:00pm - 1:45pm
    Sunday, February 23rd, 2020 1:00pm - 1:45pm
    Howard Grove Free Will Baptist Church
    5824 S. County Road 55
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  • Service

    Sunday, February 23rd, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Sunday, February 23rd, 2020 2:00pm
    Howard Grove Free Will Baptist Church
    5824 S. County Road 55
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    Reverend Stan Sullivan
    Reverend John Smith
  • Interment

    Sunday, February 23rd, 2020 |
    Sunday, February 23rd, 2020
    Howard Grove Cemetery
    5824 S.County Road 55
    Cottonwood, AL 36312
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Steve Gish

Posted at 01:38pm
Janice was always there for me with a kind word and an encouraging thought. I looked forward to seeing her every day in the History Department at AUM and will miss her very much. We were lucky to have her as long as we did.

Cheryl Linto

Posted at 01:57pm
Henry and family, We are so very sorry for the loss of Janice. She was a precious lady. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in the coming days. With all of our love, Steve and Cheryl Linto

Robert Evans

Posted at 03:56pm
Janice: Thank you for all your kindness over many years. I will truly, truly miss you. Lots of love to you and your family. - Bob

Shirley Willis

Posted at 09:21am
Thank you Nanny for giving me the greatest husband a woman could ask for. Thank you for always being there when we needed you. You will forever be missed.

glenda Chancey

Posted at 04:01pm
Karen & Family, So very sorry to hear about your mom. Sending prayers to you & your family. Glenda Chancey, SEARP&DC

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