June Dale Willis

April 29, 1946 ~ April 10, 2021 (age 74)

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June Dale Willis, 74, of Salter Path, peacefully passed away on Saturday, April 10, 2021 at her home surrounded by family.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 pm on Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at Salter Path United Methodist Church. A funeral will be held at 2:00 pm on Thursday, April 15, 2021 at Salter Path United Methodist Church. She will be interred at Gale's Creek Cemetery. Follow this link to view the live stream

June Dale was born on April 29,1946 to Irvin and Eunice Frost Smith. She was raised in the close nit community of Salter Path.  June was one of four siblings. After high school, June worked in the family store, Smiths Minute Market.  She married her first love, David Willis and was mother to Davy Willis, the apple of her eye.  June was a loving sister, aunt and a friend. June’s passion for her Lord and Savior shone throughout the community as she visited the sick and cared for the Church grounds. She was an anchor for many! 

She is survived by her son, David W. WIllis Jr; sister, Patsy Rose Hill of Salter Path; her sister-in-laws, Beverly and Rebecca Smith; her brother-in-law, Frank Franklin; her nieces and nephews: Jason Smith, Tammy Franklin, Allison Smith, Shannon Cox, Adam Smith, Kristi Waters, Louise Davis and Tyler Hill; her great nieces and nephews:  Bayli Horack; Casey Franklin; Sophie & Christian Cox; Clara & Lily Smith; Will Davis; River Smith; Isabel, Kate & Ava Waters; and last by not least, Spencer & Serenity Smith.  

June was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, David W. Willis Sr.; her brother, William Spencer Smith and Jeffrey Nolan Smith; her brother-in-law, Jimmy Rose; her sister-in-law, Mildred Franklin and her niece Nancy Franklin.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in June’s memory may be made to Salter Path United Methodist Church.  

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Arrangements by Noe-Brooks Funeral Home, Morehead City, NC.

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April 14, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Salter Path United Methodist Church

Funeral Service
April 15, 2021

2:00 PM
Salter Path United Methodist Church

Video is available for this event

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