Willis Jordan Bussey of Kilgore passed away at his home at 1:30 p.m. on December 3, 2018 at the age of 82.
Willis was born in Longview, the son of Elsie and Leonard Roe (Bob) Bussey of Longview.
He graduated from Longview High School and soon after joined the United States Navy as a photographer. He was retired from the United States Post Office.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Tamae Ebihara Bussey; his parents, Elsie and Leonard Roe Bussey; a daughter, Mary Francis Bussey; his brother, Robert Louis Bussey, and sister, Louise Benton.
He is survived by his son, Leonard Ross Bussey and wife Doris of Kilgore; his daughter, Carol Ann Morton and her husband Grant of Renton, Wash.; a grandson, Steven Edward Bussey of Kilgore; a niece, Kay Gibson and her husband Ray of Kilgore, and numerous nieces and nephews.