Funeral services for Ms. Nancy Lou Chickaway Willis were at 10 a.m. Monday, March 11, 2019 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church with Father Bob Goodyear officiating. Burial followed in the Church Cemetery. Visitation began at 12 Noon Saturday, March 9, 2019 at her home, 131 West Tucker Cutoff Road.  John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services is in charge of arrangements.


Ms. Willis, 80, passed away on Friday, March 8, 2019 at Anderson Regional Medical Center in Choctaw, MS.  She is preceded in death by her parents, Sim Chickaway and Maggie Davis; daughter, Vickie Steve Farmer; sisters, Agnes Steve, Kate Billie, Sara Chickaway, Mary Chickaway, Mallie Chickaway, Allie Cook; brothers, Clement Chickaway, Albert Chickaway, Studie Chickaway, infant brother.


Survivors include daughters, Linda Martinez, Kathy Steve McMillan, Dollianne Steve Willis; sons, Gary Chickaway, Brian Willis, Edward Humble; 29 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren.


Pallbearers are Otis Mingo, Reginald Gardner, Quinnley Hickman, James Bell, Sr., James D. Willis, Bruce Jim.