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Nettie Mae Hillis

Tuesday, December 27, 2005

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Nettie Mae Hillis, 89, died Dec. 25, 2005, at the St. Francis Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.

Born Oct. 31, 1916, in Center Ridge, Ark., to the late Thomas L. and Oma Lewis Hillis, she had lived in Dexter, Mo., for many years until moving to Memphis a few years ago. She was a member of the Getwell Church of Christ in Memphis.

Surviving are: one brother, Leonard S. Hillis of Memphis, and three nieces, five nephews and several great-nieces and great-nephews.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Lawrence and T.L. Hillis and three sisters, Ressie Flowers, Ruby Alma Hillis and Ellen Eason.

Visitation will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter until time for services at 2 p.m. Wednesday. Dale Grissom of Dexter will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Dexter Cemetery.