Leona Prescott Willis Dozier
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Leona Prescott Willis Dozier, 88, of Jasper, passed away on Friday, May 17, 2013, at her residence.

Visitation will be today, Tuesday, May 21, 2013, from noon until 2 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home in Jasper. Funeral services will be today at 2 p.m. in the Collins-Burke Chapel with burial in Boldo Cemetery in Jasper. The Rev. Andrew Ball will officiate.

She was preceded in death by her father, William Jesse “Jess” Prescott; mother, Earnie Simmons Prescott; first husband, Henry Willis; second husband, Cleaborn Banks Dozier; sons, William Henry “Buzz” Willis and Lewis Franklin Willis; step-daughters, Ruth Willis Crook and Clara Willis DeJean; and daughter-in-law, Helen Willis.

She is survived by her daughters, Linda Willis Key of Jasper, Rosemary Willis Bonzana and Henrietta Willis Holmes (John); step-son, Sam Willis (Lily); brother, Billy Gene Prescott; 12 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.