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Jeffery L. Willis, 59, Columbia, KY (1963-2023)

Jeffery Lynn Willis of Columbia died on Sunday, March 26, 2023, at his home. He was 59 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 2pmCT on Thursday, March 30, 2023, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY. Burial will follow in Bearwallow Cemetery.

Visitation is requested on Wednesday, March 29, 2023 after 5pmCT at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home.

Jeff was born June 18, 1963 in Adair County to the late Harvey Alton and Thyra Bernice Bennett Willis. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a sister, Susan Willis and a brother, Jason Adam Willis. He was a member of Plum Point Baptist Church and a former respiratory therapist.

Survivors include:
  • His wife - Robin Pike Willis of Columbia
  • Two sons - Caleb Andrew Willis and Jordan Connor Willis of Columbia
  • Four brothers - Tony Willis (LaDonna) of Columbia, Dwight Willis (Allison) of Murray, John Willis (DeeDee) of Mt. Sterling and Steve Willis (Connie) of Columbia
  • Mother-in-law - Sharon Pike of Columbia
  • Extended family - Bobby & LeeAnn Sullivan, Gloria Sullivan, Regina & Bill Matthews, Reba Clements, and Ruby Willis
  • A host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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