site image

Proudly Serving Plant City Since 1999



Donald Ralph Willis

June 18, 1933 ~ July 9, 2019 (age 86)
Donald Ralph Willis, age 86, of Plant City, FL passed away on July 9, 2019.

Born and raised in the Tri-City area of Upstate New York, he was the son of the late Al and Dorothy Bowen Willis.

Survivors include his wife of 64 years, Dixie Lee Willis; children, Michael Willis of VA, Mark (Nancy) Willis of Plant City, FL, Matthew Willis of VA; sister, Elizabeth Krupitza of Seminole, FL; grandchildren, Jonathan (Lorena) Willis of Plant City, FL and Rachel (Andy) Wingate of Lakeland, FL; great-grandchildren, Lydia Mae Wingate, Priscilla Jo Wingate and Joanna Iris Willis.

Donald was a member of Thomas Road Baptist Church in Lynchburg, Virginia and Shiloh Baptist Church, Plant City. Donald served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. Donald worked and retired as a Plumber. He was an avid golfer.

The family will receive friends from 1pm to 2pm, Friday, July 12, 2019 at Shiloh Baptist Church, Plant City with funeral services to follow at 2pm.

Final interment will take place at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, FL.

Online condolences may be left for the family at

© 2019 Haught Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS