OAKLAND CITY — Barbara Jane Willis, 75, of Winslow, died Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019, at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh.

She was born Jan. 29, 1944, in Oakland City, to Harold and Esther (Minnis) Turnbloom.

She was preceded in death by her parents; sister Elaine Chapman; husband Art Willis and granddaughter Ebony Starr Alvey.

She is survived by her children Thomas Keith Alvery, Jason Willis of Petersburg, Tina Gayhart of Winslow; Helen Wood of Festus, Missouri and Donna Fuccio of Fort Worth, Texas; fifteen grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; sisters Shirley Whitted and Christina Bennett of Princeton, Mary Wilkinson of Terre Haute, and Sherry Goetze of Stillwater, Minnesota; brothers Bernie Turnbloom of Dayton, Ohio and Pat Turnbloom of San Diego, California.

Services will be 11 a.m. (Pike Time) Saturday, Feb. 9, 21019 at Lamb-Basham Memorial Chapel with burial in Montgomery Cemetery.

Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Friday (Pike Time) at the chapel and from 9 a.m. until services on Saturday.

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