Edward Willis passed away on May 6, 2010 at the age of 87.
Born on Captiva, he was a life-long resident of Lee County and a World War II veteran.
He is survived by his sister Lula Wood; three children — Marty Willis, Sissy (Billie), Steve Willis (Margi); seven grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. He is predeceased by his wife, Vivian (Billie) Douglas Willis; his parents Lee and Betty Willis; two brothers — Langley and John; and three sisters — Ethel Parker, Alpine Speelman and Nellie Parker.
A memorial service was held on May 10, 2010.