Mrs. Sue Corley Willoughby, age 85, of Alexandria, TN passed away Saturday, February 14, 2015 at the St. Thomas Midtown Hospital in Nashville, TN.
Mrs. Willoughby was born July 11, 1929 in Liberty, TN, the daughter of the late Roy Corley and Alvie Burton. She was also preceded in death by Daughter; Wendy Willoughby, Infant Son; Billy Mitchell Willoughby and Brother; Jack Corley. Mrs. Willoughby married Billy Willoughby in May 25, 1951. She received her Bachelor’s Degree from TTU. Mrs. Willoughby taught in the Dekalb County School System for Forty Years, at Temperance Hall, Lower Helton, Liberty, Alexandria, and Dekalb West. She was a member of the Alexandria FCE, the Retired Teachers Association, and the Red Hat Society. Mrs. Willoughby was a member of the Mt. Zion Baptist Church and was a devoted Wife, Mother, and Grandmother.
Mrs. Willoughby is survived by her Husband of 63 years; Billy Willoughby of Alexandria, TN. Son; Mark (Marilyn) Willoughby of Alexandria, TN. Daughter; Pat (J.C) Allen of Alexandria, TN. Three Grandchildren; Brittany (Andrew) Dixon of Smithville, TN, Luke Willoughby of Alexandria, TN, and Holly (Lucus) Bain of Alexandria, TN. Two Great-Grandchildren; Katie and Cole Bain of Alexandria, TN. Brothers; Roy Burton (Jackie) Corley of Missouri. Roger Corley of Smithville, TN, and Albert Corley of Liberty, TN. One Step-Granddaughter; Amanda Corley of Nashville, TN, and Nephew; Mike Corley of Virginia also survive.
Funeral Services for Mrs. Willoughby are scheduled to be conducted on Monday, February 16, 2015 at 2PM at the Chapel of Avant Funeral Homes with Bro. Dan Mallette and Bro. Billy Friel officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Zion Cemetery.
Visitation with the Willoughby family will be held at the Avant Funeral Home on Sunday from 11AM until 8PM and again on Monday from 11AM until the time of the service at 2PM,
Avant Funeral Home in Alexandria is in charge of the arrangements