Mr. Tommy Joe Willis

Article Image Alt Text

Mr. Tommy Joe Willis, age 64 of Winnfield, Louisiana passed away on Wednesday, August 13, 2014. Born Monday, July 10, 1950 in Winnfield, Louisiana, he was retired from law enforcement having previously been employed with Northwestern State University, Stephen F. Austin State University, West Monroe Police Dept. and was an  investigator with Ouachita Parish Coroner’s Office and the 9th District Medical Examiners Office in Orlando, Florida. He was a member of the LA Peace Officers Association, LA Municipal Police Officers Association, Past Member and President, West Monroe Police Association, Past Vice-President  and member, West Monroe Police Relief Association, Member, First Baptist Church of Winnfield, Master Mason, J. C. Stewart Lodge # 460; Member, Winn Genealogical and Historical Association. Mr. Willis was preceded in death by his Parents, Welby and Louise Willis and a Brother, Jerry B. Willis. Those left to cherish his memory include his Sisters, Joyce  Buxton, Alexandria; Julia A. Romino, Spring City, TN and Brother, James A. Willis, Livingston, LA. Funeral services were held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at Southern Funeral Home with Rev. Tuck Roberts officiating. Interment followed in Garden of Memories, in Winnfield. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 1701 North Beauregard Street, Alexandria, VA 22311 (1-800-DIABETES) or The Municipal Police Officers Association of LA, PO Box 4754, Monroe, LA 71211 (318-614-6189). Online condolences may be made to the family at www.southernfuneralhome.com.   

Rate this article: 
No votes yet