Given-Dawson-Paisley Funeral Home

186 Park Ave, Coshocton, OH


Mary Jane Willis

December 11, 1921January 25, 2020

Mother Mary J. Willis, age 98, of Michigan, passed away on Saturday, January 25, 2020. She was born on December 11, 1921 to the late Obie and Carrie Smith.

Mother Willis is survived by her daughter, Juanita Dozier; grandchildren, Audrey McClellan, Melba Collins, Arthur (Melissa) McClellan Jr. and Jonathan McClellan; ten great-grandchildren; eleven great-great- grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband James Cecil Willis Sr.; children, Minnie Lee Collins and James Cecil Willis Jr.; grandchildren, David, Andrew, Viola and Silas Collins; four sisters and five brothers.

Calling hours will be held on Friday, January 31, 2020 at Given-Dawson-Paisley from 4:00 to 7:00 pm. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, February 1, 2020 at The Supreme Council of the House of Jacob at 11:00 am. Burial will follow at Machpelah Burial Acres.

An online memorial can be viewed at www.given-dawson-paisleyfh.com.


  • Calling Hours Friday, January 31, 2020
  • Funeral Service Saturday, February 1, 2020

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