Ruth Story Willis 96, of 1904 Palmyra Rd. in Albany died November 15, 2007 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.
The family will have a private memorial service at a later date.
A native of Ashburn, GA, Ms. Willis lived in Sylvester, GA where she was a bookkeeper for a number of years working for Foy Equipment Company and as a clerk for the City of Sylvester. She then worked for Leonard Gilberg Fabric Store in Albany as a bookkeeper, and then served as a nurse's aide for several years for the Sutton, Hill and Whitfield families. Ms. Willis has lived the past 30 years in Columbus, GA where she was a member of Edgewood Presbyterian Church, until recently when she moved to Albany to be closer to her daughter.
Survivors include her daughter, Fay Willis Gafford of Albany, grandson, Paul Perrmann of Albany, great-grandchildren, Matthew Benjamin Register of Ashville, NC and Justin Davis Lamb of Albany, sister, Miranda Story Jones of Columbus, GA.
Those desiring, please make memorials to National Parkinson Foundation, Inc.
Office of Development, 1501 NW 9th Avenue/Bob Hope Road, Miami, Florida 33136-1494.
You may sign the online guest book and share your own special thoughts with the family of Ms. Willis by visiting Kimbrell-Stern's website at www.kimbrellstern.com.