Ruth Jackson Wills, 81, of the McConnell community died June 1, 2015, at her residence.
Graveside services will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday at East View Cemetery. White-Ranson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
She was born May 25, 1926, in Water Valley, Ky., daughter of the late Charlie and Iva (Calhoun) Jackson. She married Raymond Monroe Wills Oct. 14, 1945. He died in 2003. She was a homemaker and a member of Missionary Baptist Church in Chicago.
She is survived by three grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her son, Donald Ray Wills; her sister, Hazel Derrington; and her brother, Jewell Jackson.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home website: www.white-ranson.com.