Funeral services for Willis Glenn Roy of The Woodlands, TX will be held at 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 26, 2006, at Houston National Cemetery, Houston, TX. Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m., Tuesday, April 25, 2006 at Cashner Funeral Home.
Mr. Roy was born June 30, 1920 in Cleveland, TN and passed away April 21, 2006 in The Woodlands, TX. Willis is survived by his beloved wife of 53 years, Betty Brinkley Roy of The Woodlands, two loving daughters, Debbie Roy Kabzinski of The Woodlands and Elizabeth Roy Bariffi and husband Joe of Bakersfield, CA. Willis was treasured by his grandchildren: Melody Renee Kabzinski of The Woodlands, Stanley Willis Kabzinski of Dickson, Jaclyn Brianna Bariffi and Brenna Jean Bariffi of Bakersfield. He is also survived by a sister, Helen Sue Tinsley Hampton of Georgetown, TX. He especially loved a niece and her family, Susan and Thomas Stanley and family of Houston. He is also survived by a host of other loving nieces, nephews, family and friends.
Willis was preceded in death by his mother, Katie Sue Tinsley Roy and father, Rice Cannon Roy. Willis was very proud of his service to his country, during WWII as an Army Air Force Sergeant in the 1970th Ordinance Depot Company. He was proud to have retired from a 34 year career with CocaCola, a 5 year career with Appletree Grocerys and 10 years with Kroger Grocery.
Willis will be missed by all that shared their life with him.