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Violet I. (Wells) Willford

November 22, 1933 ~ June 8, 2017 (age 83)

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Violet I. Willford, 83 of Reedsville, and formerly of Portland, went to be with the Lord, at 5:00 pm on Thursday, June 8, 2017, at her residence. Born November 22, 1933, in Portland, she was the daughter of the late Roy and Eva Croahan Wells. She was a homemaker and member of the Freedom Gospel Mission where she was the pianist for many years. She also loved to cook.

She is survived by her husband, Pastor Roger Willford, whom she married on November 14, 1953 in Pomeroy. Her son, Roger Gene (Beverly) Willford, of Tuppers Plains, grandsons, Bradley (Sahana) Willford, of Parkersburg, West Virginia., and Travis Willford, of Palm Springs, California, three great- grandchildren, Logan Thomas Willford, Parker Blake Willford, and Audrey Violet Willford. Numerous nieces and nephews and a many Church family members also survive.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her brother, Lawrence Wells, her sisters, Helen Wallbrown, Minnie Mae Cornell, and Gladys Weddle.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 in the Cremeens-King Funeral Home, Racine. Rev. Clyde Ferrell will officiate and interment will follow in the Browning Cemetery, Portland. Friends may call from 6-8 pm on Monday at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family by visiting

 Service Information

June 12, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Cremeens Funeral Home Racine
823 Elm Street
Racine, OH 45771

Funeral Service
June 13, 2017

2:00 PM
Cremeens Funeral Home Racine
823 Elm Street
Racine, OH 45771

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