Mr. Dewey Nelson Willard Sr. 74, native of Theodore, AL and current resident of Wilmer, AL passed away peacefully at home on June, 21, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. He was the son of Ambrose Willard and Frances Goodwin, and employed at Blackwell Nursey in Semmes, Al for 44 years.
Dewey was preceded in death by his grandson Brandon Willard. He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 54 years Lucille Bryan Willard, three daughters Teresa Whidden (Gator) of Grand Bay, AL; Tonya Powell (Wesley) of Semmes, AL; Cricket Bryant (Danny) of Wilmer, AL; one son Nelson Willard (Tina); eight grandchildren, and six great grandchildren.
There will be a time of visitation with the Willard family Wednesday June 26, 2019 from 5pm until 7pm at Mobile Memorial Gardens Funeral Home.
Funeral arrangements for Mr. Dewey Nelson Willard Sr. will be held Thursday, June 27th, 2019 starting at 12:00pm in Mobile Memorial Garden Funeral Home chapel and burial to follow in Mobile Memorial Gardens.
A chapel service will be held at 12pm on Thursday, 06/27/2019 from Mobile Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, followed by a committal service at the grave site.