Susan Rae Willis


Susan Rae Willis, 70 of Seymour, passed away at 2:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 2, 2015, at Norton Women’s and Kosair Children’s Hospital in Louisville with her family by her side.

Born Sept. 5, 1945, in Louisville, Kentucky, she was the daughter of Roy and Mildred Scott, both of whom preceded her in death. On July 6, 1968, she married Bill Willis who survives.

Susan was a homemaker most of her life and was devoted to her family. She recently enjoyed being a sub for Central Christian Church Daycare Ministry. She attended Central Christian Church and loved to paint, cut grass, go to movies and visit with family and friends.

She had a great love for music and being social with everyone. She always had a smile on her face and never met a stranger and was always there to support her grandchildren and niece and nephews in all their activities.

Besides her husband, survivors include daughters, Sandy (Steve) Koester and Kelly (Gary) Stout; grandchildren, Chandler, Chase and Kaylyn Koester, and Madison Cowins; brother, David Scott; sisters, Donna Moore, Alene Haynes and Kathy Scott; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her brothers, Fred, Bob and Bill Scott; and sister, Barbara Scott.

The funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Voss Chapel with the Rev. Kit Bogan officiating. Burial will be at Riverview Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday and from 9 a.m. until time of service Friday.

Memorials may be made to Central Christian Church.