August 29, 2016
MILLPORT, Ala. — Willie Ruth Hollis, 92, died Aug. 28, 2016, at her residence. Services are at 11 a.m. today at Dowdle Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Blythe Creek Baptist Church Cemetery in Reform. Visitation is one hour prior to services. Mrs. Hollis was born July 15, 1924, in Webster County to the late George Wesley and Callie Yates Wood. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Doris M. Phelps and Sue Griffen; one granddaughter; one great-grandson; and one great-great-granddaughter. She is survived by her husband, Bill Hollis of Millport; sons, Stonie Vaughn of Ethelsville, Alabama, Joe Vaughan of Gattman, Eddie Warn of Vernon, Alabama, Teddy Warn; daughter, Mickie Harrison of Ethelsville, Alabama; ten grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and 17 great-great-grandchildren. Pallbearers will be Ricky Wright, Deven Cooke, Ben Brown, Johnny Vaughan, Cliff Shurman and John Gartman.