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Obituary: Zion Leekie Willis, newborn

Zion Leekie Willis, son of Deidre Willis, was stillborn Tuesday, August 15, 2006 at 2:40am ET, in Lexington, KY.

The funeral service will be Saturday, August 19, 2006, at 1:00pm CT, at Grissom Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY, with Rev. Joseph Payne officiating. Burial will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery.

Besides his mother, he is survived by the following:
  • Maternal grandparents: Ralph and Leetta Willis, Columbia, KY

  • A sister: Tracy Lewis

  • A nephew: Dustin Harvey, Columbia, KY

  • Uncles: Ralph Willis, Bowling Green, KY; and Gerald Grady and Trent Grady, both of Louisville, KY

  • Special great aunts: Jane Taylor, Columbia, KY; and Eyvonne Bridgewaters, Lexington, KY

  • Special cousins: Whitley and Shanderick Willis, Bowling Green, KY

  • GodMothers: Ida Shearer, Quintilla Lasley, Lisa Lasley, Erika Graves, Angie Murray, and Teryl Graves, all of Columbia, KY
There will be no visitation.

Grissom Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

This obituary was made possible through the support of Grissom Funeral Home, established in 1926, located one block off the square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia. To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone 270-384-2149, or E-mail:

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