Born 6-23-1913 -- Died 4-27-2008
Lottie Mae Willison was born on June 23, 1913, in French Town, Ark., the daughter of the late Joseph Crayton Todd and Rosina Belle Whiteside Todd. She died April 27, 2008, in West Plains Mo., at the age of 94.
She was united in marriage on March 17, 1935, in Fulton County, Ark, to Ward R. Willison, who preceded her in death on March 4, 2004.
She was a member of the Church of Christ.
She is survived by: one son, Noel Willison and wife, Betty of Mammoth Spring, Ark.; three daughters, Clara Crabtree of West Plains, Mo., Juanita Hunt of Mammoth Spring and Joyce Hollis of West Plains; seven grandchildren, Debbie Rose and husband, Dennis of Mammoth Spring; Delores Allen and husband, Mark of Poplar Bluff, Mo., Ricky Willison and wife, Beth of Walnut Ridge, Ark.; Kevin Dillard and special friend, Ann Ford of Mammoth Spring, Galen Hollis and wife, Shelley of Thayer, Mo., Tina Berkshire and husband, Jim of West Plains, and Kelly Hollis of West Plains; eight great-grandchildren; two step-grandchildren, Louise Alexander of Thayer and Romona Bailey and husband, Terry of Huntington, Ark.; two step-great-grandchildren; one step-great-great-grandchild; several nieces; nephews; and other relatives and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; two brothers, Roy Todd and Elmer Todd; and three sisters, Gladys Willison, Lorene Privett and Iva Layne.
The funeral services were held on April 30 in the Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer. Burial followed in the Riverside Cemetery in Mammoth Spring Ark., with arrangements under the direction of the Carter Funeral Home of Thayer.