November 12, 1952 - August 30, 2018
Qwen Willis, 65, of Macon passed away in her home surrounded by family and friends on August 30. The family met friends Sunday, September 2, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., at Gray MemorialChapel.Graveside services were held at 4:00 p.m., Sunday, at Baptist Gospel Mission Cemetery. W.C. Bloodworth officiated.
Qwen was born in Dublin, on November 12, 1952. She was the daughter of the late Albert and Oreta Smith. Qwen graduated from NortheastHighSchool in 1972 and was a member of Baptist Gospel Mission Church in Twiggs County. Shelovedspendingtimewith her granddaughters and family, going sightseeing, and attending church. She is preceded in death by her sisters, Lois Dubose, Gwen Smith, Dorothy Green, Shirley Killingsworth, and Linda Culver; her brothers, Arthur Smith, Wilbur Smith,andRaymondSmith; and also by her beloved pet, Lucy.
She is survived by her loving husband of 35 years, Tommy Willis; son, Tom Willis (Kristina); daughter, Katie Shinn (Chris); four granddaughters, Holly Willis,HarleyWillis,Abigale Shinn, and Cayleigh Shinn; her sisters, Brenda Howard, Gayle Davis, Patsy Joiner, and Rita Griffin; her brother, Leonard Smith; several nieces, nephews; and two beloved pets, Annie and Bella.