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James Edward Wills

July 5, 1959 ~ June 23, 2021 (age 61)


Mr. James Edward Wills 61 passed away at his Hohenwald home on the afternoon of June 23,2021. Mr. Wills was born in Miami, FL on July 5,1959 to the late Franklin Joseph and Sylvia Marie (Gibson) Wills.

He and his wife Mary began their journey together in Florida before moving settling down in Hohenwald. In his spare time James enjoyed heading to the river for a day of fishing and relaxation.  He attended many racing events to show his support for his favorite driver Dale Earnhardt.  If you have had the privilege of meeting James, you instantly knew you had a friend. He never met a stranger and always made you feel like part of the family.

Mr. Wills is survived by his wife of 35 years Mrs. Mary Jolly Wills; daughter Stephanie N. Wills of Tampa, FL.; and siblings Frank Wills, Tommy Sullivan, David Henderson, Donald Henderson, Danny Henderson, Darren Henderson, Ginger Duhine; Sheila Molbus, and Gena French; and stepmother Bonnie Thompson.

A memorial services is planned for Saturday July 10,2021 from 9:00-12:00 pm at Adair Funeral & Cremation Services. 


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July 10, 2021

9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Adair Funeral & Cremation Services
1537 Linden Hwy
Hohenwald, TN 38462

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