Elizabeth Ann "Liz" Young Willett PDF Print
Sunday, 17 November 2013 17:05

Elizabeth Ann "Liz" Young Willett, 63, of  Tompkinsville, KY passed away Sunday, November 17th, while in the company of family members, at her home.

Liz was born in Glasgow, KY on May 22, 1950, a daughter of the late Sue (Cole) and Russell Owen Young.

On October 6, 1972 in Birmingham, Alabama she married  her husband of 41 years, Tommy  Willett, who survives her. Liz was a lifetime member of Tompkinsville First United Methodist Church. She worked in the Monroe County School System for 34 and a half years, during this time she was a Teacher, Assistant Principal, Principal, Superintendent, Instructional Secondary Supervisory, and Interim Superintendent.

Liz is  survived by two sons and daughter-in-law's; James and Melissa Willett, of Scottsville, KY; Scott and Kristin Willett, of Elizabethtown, KY; 4 grandchildren, Hayden, Kate, Clay and Carter Willett.

Elizabeth is also survived by two brothers and sister-in-laws, David and KarenYoung, of Scottsville, KY; Bill and Karen Young, of Scottsville, KY.

Funeral Services will be held at Monroe County High School Gymnasium at 2:00 P.M. on Tuesday, November 19th, 2013.

Visitation will be held Monday after 2:00 P.M. and Tuesday 6:00-12:30 at Yokley Trible Funeral Home.

Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to the Imagination Library or Backpack for Kids.


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