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Gayla Marie Willis

November 2, 1955 February 6, 2020
Gayla  Marie  Willis
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Obituary for Gayla Marie Willis

Gayla Marie (Houghton)Willis was born November 2, 1955 in Tyler, TX to Troy and Gail Houghton. Gayla was the fourth of their five children. Gayla went home to be with the Lord on February 6, 2020 at Hospice of East Texas (Homeplace).
A funeral service is scheduled at 2 p.m. Saturday, February 15, 2020 at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville.
Left to cherish her memory are her daughter, Shannon Willis Dupree and husband Clarence; grandsons, K.D. Richardson and Keelan Dupree and granddaughters, Katerra Richardson, Kira Dupree, and Kalei Dupree. Daughter, Cammie Willis Bedell and husband Michael; grandson, Tanner Bedell and wife Britney and granddaughter, Alyssa Bedell. Her siblings are Lynda Houghton, Joe Houghton and wife Deanna, Denna Houghton Foster and husband Joe, and Paulette Houghton Cambell and husband Wayne. She is survived by 10 nieces and nephews; 12 great nieces and nephews; along with many extended family members and friends. Gayla will be missed by many.
Our family would like to thank everyone for all the prayers, love, support, phone calls, text, visits, and food we received during this difficult time. We would also like to thank the staff at CTMF Heart Hospital, Tyler Continued Care, and Hospice of East Texas. Also, a special thanks to Dr. Laura Ferguson, Dr. Craig Gunter, Stephanie Taylor, and Keith Morrison your support made an unbearable situation a bit more bearable.

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2:00 PM 2/15/2020 2:00:00 PM
Autry Funeral Home - Jacksonville

1025 Southeast Loop 456
Jacksonville, TX 75766

Autry Funeral Home - Jacksonville
1025 Southeast Loop 456 Jacksonville 75766 TX
United States

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