Posted: Wednesday, February 8, 2012 2:10 pm
The Messenger, February 8, 2012
Pearl (Aylor) Watts Wills, 84, of Union City died 10:45 a.m. Feb. 7, 2012, at Union City Manor Nursing Home.
Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home. The Revs. Grady Evans and Wayne McLean will officiate. Burial will follow in East View Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home 5-8 p.m. today.
Pallbearers will be Glenn Meadows, Dale Jackson, Roger Badger, Bobby James, Michael Jordan and Craig Simmons.
Mrs. Wills was born Oct. 14, 1927, in Weakley County, daughter of the late Thomas Lester and Hattie Frances (Wilson) Aylor. She married Marvin Wills Aug. 5, 1950. He died April 7, 1986. She was a retired employee of the former Salant & Salant and was a member of First Church of God in Union City.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Thomas Franklin and Karen Watts of Union City; three granddaughters, Jacinda Graham of Murfreesboro and Carla Watts and Amber Worley, both of Union City; and five great-grandchildren, Thomas Ian Brown of Union City and Joey Graham, Marisa Graham, Breanna Graham and Chris Graham, all of Murfreesboro.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Elaine Worley; two sisters, Glather Ray and Velma Lucille Umstead; and two brothers, Robert Henry Aylor and Thomas Lester Aylor Jr.
To view the DVD that is an online tribute, or to leave messages of condolence for the family, visit the funeral home website at www.emfuneralhome.com.