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Joy Wills


Joy Wills was born January 20, 1946, at Watonga, Oklahoma to George “Skeet” Roberts and Bessie Roberts and passed away September 18, 2021, at the age of 75.

She was a resident of the Watonga Community for 75 years where she was a hairstylist, secretary, dental assistant and medical records supervisor at Diamond Back Correctional Facility in Watonga.

Joy attended Watonga High School and was a member of St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Watonga.

Joy married Gary Wills at Watonga on April 14, 1968, at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Watonga.

Joy was the last living member of her family of seven.

She is survived by her husband Gary and their beloved dogs, Woody and Annie of the home in Watonga.

One son……………………..Kerry Wills and wife Kim.

One daughter…………….Tracey Rich and husband Steve.

Six grandchildren………..Sean Wills, Michael Wills, Tyler Wills, Tori Rich, Mallori Rich and Rio Rich as well as numerous other relatives and friends.

Memorial services for Joy will be held Wednesday, September 22, 2021, at 2:00 P.M. at the Nazarene Church in Watonga with Rev. Dwight McGee officiating. Wilkinson Mortuary of Watonga in charge of arrangements.

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