Ophelia Willis

Ophelia Willis, 104, passed away Friday, Feb. 1, 2019 in Oklahoma. Funeral will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9 in Morrison Funeral Home Chapel with her grandson officiating. Burial will follow in Pioneer Cemetery under the direction of Morrison Funeral Home. 

Ophelia was born Jan. 23, 1915 in Lucille to the late Willie Henry and Mary Elvie (Nicklas) Reeves. She married Edward Glen Willis, Aug. 28, 1938 in Graham. He preceded her in death on Feb. 12, 2011.  Ophelia was a longtime resident of Graham before moving to Drummond, Okla. to be with her grandchildren.

Survivors include; granddaughter, Lisa McGehee of Drummond, Okla.; grandson, Virgil Willis of Enid, Okla.; several nieces and nephews also survive.

Ophelia was preceded in death by a son, Eddie Willis in 1987.

Family visitation will be Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.


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