Annette L. Willis, 91 of Gillespie, died at Heritage Health of Carlinville on Wednesday, September 16, 2020, at 8:45 p.m. She was born on October 24, 1928, in Carlinville to John Graham and Zella (Wilson) Graham. She married Lane H. Willis. He preceded her in death on November 25, 1998.
She was a homemaker who had worked at Willis TV in Gillespie, Willis Bootery in Gillespie and the Department of Aging. Annette was a member of the Zion Lutheran Church of Gillespie and AARP. She also took part in Bunco Club and Square Dancers and enjoyed quilting.
She is survived by her son, Larry (Susan) Willis of St. Charles, MO; daughter, Kathy (Wayne) Wiltshire of Shipman; grandchildren, Jacob Willis of St. Louis, MO, Marie Willis of St. Charles, MO, Anna (Jeff) Wade of St. Charles, MO, and Joseph Willis of St. Charles, MO; 9 great-grandchildren; and sibling, Pat (Jerry) Barton of Edwardsville.
Annette was preceded in death by her parents; spouse; son, Steven Lane Willis; grandchild, Kathryn Willis; sister, Mildred Powell; brother, John Graham; and sister, June Leefers.
Private services will be held. Memorials are suggested to Zion Lutheran Church of Gillespie. Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie is in charge of the arrangements.