Rodney Dean Willis, 49 of Benld, died at his residence on Monday, August 31, 2020, at 12:50 p.m. He was born on June 7, 1971, in Modesto, CA. He married Shannon (Rhodes) Willis on May 13, 1995, in Benld.
He was a concrete laborer and a graduate of Gillespie High School. Rodney was a sports fanatic who loved mushroom hunting and fishing.
He is survived by his parents, Charles and Shirley Harbaugh; spouse, Shannon Willis; children, Nathaniel Willis, Kobe Willis, and Aidan Willis; siblings, Steve Willis (companion, Amy Baker), Robert (Jill) Willis, David (Jennifer) Willis, Scotty Willis, and Starla (Noah) Herrin; brother in law, Jonathan (Jamie) Rhodes; father in law, Rickey Rhodes; and several nieces and nephews.
Rodney was preceded in death by his grandparents, Granny Jackson and Alton Jackson, and mother in law, Patricia Rhodes.
A public memorial service will be held on Friday, September 11, 2020, at 11 a.m. at Staunton Country Club. Memorials are suggested to Kravanya Funeral Home. Kravanya Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.