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“Bro. Willis was a very special friend to me and my family! It was a privilege and an honor to know this great man! He definitely will be missed! I...Read More »
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“Prayers for your family! He will be missed. ”
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“I will always have the memories you will never be forgotton I love You Uncle Harvey ”
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“So sorry for the loss , Harvey was my dads cousin what a reunion in heaven with the circle of all !Prayers to all ”
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CENTRAL CITY - Harvey Earl Willis, 77, of Central City, died Wednesday, December 18, 2019, at 5:51PM at Baptist Health in Madisonville. Mr. Willis was born August 14, 1942, in Muhlenberg County. He was a heavy equipment operator with the local labor union, and was a member of Trinity Pentecostal Church. He loved spending time with his family. He loved his relationship with the Lord, was an ordained minister, and enjoyed working in the church. He loved to fish, and enjoyed spending time with his dogs, Bentley and Bailey. He was preceded in death by his son-in-law, Michael Brewer; daughter Debra Willis; parents Ivo and Lora Willis; several brothers and sisters; grandson Thomas Conrad; and great-grandson Jeffrey Davis III.

He is survived by his wife, Betty Williams Willis; sons Doug Willis of Island, David Willis of Island, James (Tracey) Willis of Utica, Josh (Tabitha) Willis of Madisonville, Bruce (Susan) Rolley of Central City, Shelby Rolley of Central City, and Timothy (Patricia) Rolley of Bremen; daughters Lillie (Jeff) Davis of Island, Melissa (John) Willis of Livermore, Nina (Bill) Bastin of Livermore, Rita (Joe) Drake of Beech Creek, Teresa Brewer of Central City, and Sherry Huff of Drakesboro; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews; and several brothers and sisters.

Funeral services will be Saturday, December 21, 2019, at 11:00AM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City, with Bro. Allan Harris officiating. Burial in Graham Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday after 5:00PM at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at