Shelbyville Daily Union

Obituaries

March 12, 2014

Mary Jane Wills

Mary Jane Wills

Beecher City

Mary Jane Wills, 91, of Beecher City, IL, passed away Wednesday, March 12, 2014, at 3:07 AM in Friendship Manor in St. Elmo, IL.

Mary Jane was born July 24, 1922 in Fayette County, IL the daughter of Joe J. and Lillian Buzzard Wills.

She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church of Carthage, IL.

Mary Jane graduated from Sparks College in Shelbyville, IL and from beauty school.

She worked as a hairdresser in Carthage, IL for over 40 years and thoroughly enjoyed all of her customers.

Mary Jane was survived by sisters-in-law: Donna Wills and Darleen Wills both of Beecher City and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers and sisters: Kirt Wills, Walter Wills, Billy Wills, Charlotte Wills and Marie Lacy.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday Mar. 15, 2014 in Lockart-Green Funeral Home in Beecher City. Nathan Jesse will officiate. Visitation will be from 10:30 AM until time of the service on Saturday in the funeral home. Burial will be in Bob Doane Cemetery, Beecher City.

On line condolences may be directed to the family at www.lockartgreenfuneralhome.com

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