IMG_0297 (360x542)Funeral services for Marion Ruth Willis, 77, of Chickasha, will be held at 1:00 p.m. in the Ferguson Funeral Home Chapel on Tuesday, January 6, 2015 with Mike Rogers officiating.

Marion Ruth Willis was born February 16, 1937 in Chickasha, Oklahoma, to Albert Marion Mitchell and Ailon (Edwards) Mitchell. She died Wednesday, December 31, 2014 in Chickasha.

Marion grew up and attended schools in Chickasha. She worked at the Senior Nutrition Center as head cook and really enjoyed her work there, making many friends.

She was a wonderful mother and grandmother. Marion was a strong and kind woman and will be deeply missed.

Marion was preceded in death by her husband, Jasper Lee Willis; two sons, Johnny and Keith Hatcher; and grandson, Patrick Miller; two brothers, Bob and Don Mitchell.

She is survived by three sons, Allen Miller, Michael Propes, and Victor James Hatcher; three daughters, Lawana Burns and husband, Wes, Belinda Evans and husband, Todd, and Maryann Snellings and husband, Tony; grandchildren, Stephanie Snow and husband, Chris, Tonya McClary, Amanda Miller, James McClary, Adam Hatcher and wife, Jamie, Bill McClary and wife, Jessica, Robert Burns and wife, Kayla, Jonathon Hatcher, Elizabeth Howard and husband, Kenny, Jamie Smith and husband, Caleb, and Ashley Rodgers and husband, Tanner; fourteen great-grandchildren; and numerous extended family and many, many friends.

Services and cremation arrangements are under the direction of Ferguson Funeral Home.