Edith (Hooks) Willis

Born: Wed., May 2, 1934
Died: Mon., Feb. 16, 2015


12:00 PM to 2:00 PM, Wed., Feb. 18, 2015
Location: Twin City First United Methodist Church

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Wed., Feb. 18, 2015
Location: Twin City First United Methodist Church


Location: Eastbrook Cemetery and Mausoleum

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Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors announces the death of Mrs. Edith Hooks Willis, age 80, of Twin City, GA on Monday, February 16, 2015 at the Ogeechee Area Hospice in Statesboro, GA.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 2:00 PM in the Twin City United Methodist Church with Rev. Randall Smith officiating.

Entombment will follow in the Eastbrook Mausoleum

The family will receive friends at the Twin City United Methodist Church from 12:00 Noon until time of service.

Pallbearers are Donnie Alexander, Jeff Glover, Wade Williams, Stewart Hooks, Wesley Hendley and Josh Hendley.

Mrs. Willis was born in Millen, Jenkins County, GA, graduated from Jenkins County High School, retired from Jockey, was a member of the Twin City United Methodist Church, a past Sunday School teacher and a member of the Eastern Star.  She enjoyed cooking and shared it with family and at church functions. Mrs. Willis was preceded in death by her husband, John Lee Willis, son, John Keith Willis and brother Jerry Hooks.

Survivors include:

One Daughter: Donna "Kaye" White (Jack) of Twin City, GA  30471

One Daughter-In- Law: Cindy Willis of Twin City, GA

One Sister: Yvonne Chester of Prattville, AL

Four Brothers: W. A. Hooks (Margaret) of Garfield, GA, Ronald Hooks (Thelma) of Millen, GA, Samuel Hooks and Tommy Hooks (Jean) all of Twin City, GA

Four Grandchildren: Brittany Hendrix (Blake), Brett Willis, Chrisie Hall and Kyla McClure (John)

Five Great-Grandchildren: Taylor Peebles, Emily Peebles, Emme Grace Hendrix, Ellie Kate Hendrix and Willow McClure.

Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to the Twin City United Methodist Church, P O Box 6, Twin City, GA  30471

Condolences may be submitted online at www.durden-hudsonfuneraldirectors.com

Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements for the funeral of  Mrs. Edith Hooks Willis of Twin City, GA

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Patricia Scarboro
   Posted Tue February 17, 2015

TABLE BASKET was sent by Luther .

Aunt Edith - may you rest in peace with our Heavenly Father and our prayers go to your family for peace and comfort knowing you are at rest with your husband and son. Love, Luther & Tricia Scarboro and family

Marshall and Catherine McClellan
   Posted Tue February 17, 2015
To the family, we are sorry for your loss. May the Lord be with you.

Mike & Nancy Ridgdill
   Posted Tue February 17, 2015
You'll surely be missed, Ms. Edith. May your family find comfort in knowing they'll be with you again in Heaven.

Wayne. & Jackie Hopkins
   Posted Tue February 17, 2015
May you be comforted by the promises of Jesus , and the love and prayers of family and friends .Edieth was a good wife mother and friend , she certainly will be missed by many.

Scott , Allison & Shay Overstreet
   Posted Wed February 18, 2015
We were so sad to have heard about Ms. Edith. She was a good woman and was respected by everyone she knew. Her passing will leave many broken hearts. May our Lord and Savior comfort your family during this difficult time.