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Rickey L. Willis

September 14, 1959 ~ December 22, 2017 (age 58) 58 Years Old

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Rickey Lee Willis, 58, of Olney, IL, passed away at 4:00 a.m., Friday, December 22, 2017, at Flora Gardens Care Center, in Flora, IL.  He was born on September 14, 1959 to William Marion & Lula Aileen (Patterson) Willis in Clay County, IL in a farmhouse on the Ellis Dairy Farm.

Over the years Rickey worked as a small engine mechanic.  He truly loved his family, and was an avid weather watcher.   He is survived by his mother; Lula Standley of Flora, IL, his stepfather; Jeffrey Standley of Flora, IL, 2 brothers; William V. Willis, Jr. (Jaime) of Flora, IL, James C. Willis(Donna) of Allendale, IL, 2 sisters; Mary B. Willis of Flora, IL,  Pamela S. Willis of Flora, IL, and nieces & nephews; Krystal J. Willis, Savanna K. Willis, Rhyver Cosner, William Willis, Cayne Adams, Bryar J. Willis, Michael L. Willis, and Jason G. Willis.   Rickey was preceded in death by his father.

Cremation rites will be accorded and a family service will take place at a later date.  Expressions of sympathy should take the form of donations to the family and may be received at Kohn Funeral Home in Flora. Condolences may be expressed online at  

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