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Willard Andis

Friday, July 7, 2006

Willard Andis, 100, formerly of Pleasantville and Linton, passed away Thursday, July 6, 2006 at Miller's Assisted Living in Sullivan.

Born April 27, 1906 in Pleasantville, he was the son of Jake Andis and Mattie Jane Peden Andis. He had been married to Georgia Buck Andis. She passed away in 1997.

He was a member of the Pleasantville United Methodist Church, a retired coal miner from Shasta Coal Co., in Bicknell, a farmer and a mechanic.

Survivors include: a son Warren Andis of Abbeville, Ala.; two daughters, Wanda Mowery of Anderson and Wilma (Winky) Dowdy of Bloomfield; 11 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and five great-great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 68 1/2 years Georgia Andis, a son WIlfred Lee Andis, two brothers, Ralph and Floyd Andis, and a sister Jenny Goodman.

Funeral service will be at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday at Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger with the Rev. John Booker officiating. Burial will be in Mount Moriah Cemetery.

Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home.