Betty Marie Wills

April 7, 1942June 3, 2018

Betty M. Wills, 76, of Seymour went to be with the Lord Sunday June 3, 2018. Betty was a member of Grace Baptist Church in Seymour, graduate of South High School 1961 and retired from Lakeshore in Knoxville. Betty was loved by all and missed by family and friends. She was preceded in death by parents, Donald and Catherine Gabbard; sister, Evelyn Schrader; brother, Bobby Gabbard. Betty is survived by husband of 33 years, Buddy Wills; two daughters and sons-in-law, Donna and Marvin Marine; Karen and David Lewis and step-daughter, Beth and Rev. Ed Williams. Six grandchildren, Aaron (Tiana) Lawson; Jerich Marine; Corbin (Katie) Marine; Alicia Lewis; Brian Gibbs and Reba Gibbs. Three great-grandchildren, Kristiana; Zachary and Liam Lawson and several nieces and nephews. Family will receive friends Wednesday, June 6, 2018 from 5-7 pm at Berry Highland South Funeral Home with funeral service to follow at 7 pm, with Rev. Cotton Kelly officiating. Family and friends will meet at Berry Highland South Funeral Home Friday, June 8, 2018 for a 10:00 am graveside service. Condolences may be offered at


  • Visitation Wednesday, June 6, 2018
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, June 6, 2018
  • Graveside Service Friday, June 8, 2018

Betty Marie Wills

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June 8, 2018

Aunt Betty, growing up I looked up to you. You were a wonderful aunt. I love you more than you know. May you rest in peace. Love Kimberly Lovelady- Kimberly Gabbard.

Lindsey Godwin

June 4, 2018

Karen and family,

I'm so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. God bless you all.