Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

Terry Willis, 67, Flatwoods, KY (1951-2018)

Terry Willis was a member of Church of the Harvest, loved the Lord with all of his heart, loved going to church and was a hunter. He worked in the oil field all of his life.

Terry Willis, age 67, of the Flatwoods Community in Adair County, KY, passed away Friday Oct. 5, 2018 at 11:37amCT at his home after an illness.

The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018 at 10:00 AM at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY. Bro. Patrick Willis & Bro. Kyle Riddle will officiate. Interment will follow in Weed Cemetery at Gradyville, KY.

Visitation will be after 4pmCT on Monday, October 8, 2018.

He was born on April 6, 1951 in Morgan County, TN. He was the son of the late Lester & Ellen DePorter Willis.

He is survived by:
  • His wife, Trish Carter Willis, of Columbia, KY
  • One daughter, Robyn Samuell & husband Mark of Columbia, KY
  • Two sons, Terry Willis II & his wife Kristy of Columbia, KY and Patrick Willis & his wife Tiffany of Columbia, KY
  • Three brothers, Leslie Willis, Bobby Willis & Lloyd Willis all of Columbia, KY
  • Four sisters, Judy Utley of Tennessee, Betty Pickett of Edmonton, KY, Esther Rogers of Edmonton, KY and Mattie Burton of Columbia, KY
  • 6 Grandchildren,
  • 1 Great Grandchild
  • Several nieces and nephews
  • A host of other relatives and friends
He was a member of Church of the Harvest, loved the Lord with all of his heart, loved going to church and was a hunter. He worked in the oil field all of his life.

Pallbearers: Lloyd Willis, Tyler Willis, Leslie Willis, Bobby Willis, Marcus Samuell & Lonnie Williams.

Honorary Pallbearers: Dustin Samuell, Mark Samuell, George Willis & Roger Picke

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of funeral arrangements. Online condolences at

This story was posted on 2018-10-06 15:31:12
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia, KY.
To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone (270)-384-2149, or e-mail:
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

G & G Monuments
Todd and Mandi Green and Jared Conover
1670 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. email:, 270-634-0359
First Quality Marble and Granite

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
Established 1922 | 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY 42728 | Jeff Jessie, Owner
270-384-2145,, email

Terry Willis, 67, Flatwoods, KY (1951-2018)

2018-10-06 - Columbia, KY - Photo courtesy Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.
Read More... | Comments? | Click here to share, print, or bookmark this photo.


Quick Links to Popular Features

Looking for a story or picture?
Try our Photo Archive or our Stories Archive for all the information that's appeared on


Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270.403.0017

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.