Mr. Ernie Lee Gillis, 61 of Westville, Florida died on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019, at Southeast Health in Dothan, Alabama.
Mr. Gillis was born on Thursday, July 24, 1958 in Bonifay, Florida. He is preceded in death by his parents Make Gillis and Eula Forehand Gillis, brother, Lester Gillis and sister Carolyn Cooper.
Surviving is his wife of 41 years, Kim Cullifer Gillis of Westville, FL, son, Eric Gillis and wife Amber of Westville, FL, daughters, Heather Craft and husband Glenn of Westville, FL and Erica Purvis and husband Derrick of Samson, AL, brothers, Jimmy Gillis of Westville, FL and Donny Gillis of Bonifay, FL; 6 grand children, Kaitlyn Craft, Darryl Purvis, Elisha Gillis, Zeke Gillis, Rylee Purvis, Gavyn Purvis and numerous nieces and nephews.
Mr. Gillis was loved by his many family and friends.
A Funeral service was held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019 at Mt. Pleasant Assembly of God Church with the Rev. Eric Gillis and Rev. James Lamb officiating. Interment was in Campground Cemetery, Westville, FL with Sims Funeral Home directing. The family received friends from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019, at Mt. Pleasant Assembly of God Church.
Published in Washington County News from Oct. 11 to Oct. 16, 2019.